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Crocus

Crocuses are the most popular of the late-winter/early spring bulbs. Widely available and easy to grow, they are the first blossoms of spring and offer a wide range of colors

  • Planting Time: Fall
  • Height: 4″ to 6″
  • Exposure: Full sun
  • Soil: well-drained, average soil
  • Hardiness: Zones 3-8 for spring bloomers, 5-8 for most fall bloomers.
  • Bloom Time: Early spring for spring blooming crocuses; early fall for fall bloomers.
  • Uses: naturalizing, rock gardens, forcing, anywhere their bright color will be appreciated in late winter and very early spring.