Crocus chrysanthus

Iridaceae

Crocus chrysanthus

A widely distributed species from Albania, the Balkans into central Turkey and here it grows around beech and hazelnut woods in short turf.  Beautiful, bright yellow flowers with large thickly textured segments in late winter.   For further discussion see http://hillviewrareplants.com.au/ramblings/winters-golden-stars

Winter Flowering

Vikos Gorge, Epirus, Greece 1250m.
10 to 15 seeds per packet
$6.00