Colchicum variegatum

Colchicaceae

Colchicum variegatum

Strikingly beautiful autumn-flowering species from western Turkey and the adjacent Agean islands. Solid heavily chequered flowers in rich reddish-purple and white with starkly contrasting black anthers followed by neat wavy ground-hugging grey-green leaves.    

Autumn Flowering          

Ambelos, Samos, Greece 1000m.
5 seeds per packet
$7.00