Crocus sieberi subsp. atticus

Iridaceae

Crocus sieberi subsp. atticus

Type race from the locus classicus rarely collected and thus barely in cultivation.  Restricted primarily to the mountains around Athens it has coarsely netted corms, broad leaves and wholly lilac-blue or violet spring flowers with a yellow throat.    

Winter Flowering

Pendelikon, Attiki-Pireas, Greece 800m.
10 to 15 seeds per packet
$5.00