Colchicum cupani

Colchicaceae

Colchicum cupani

A widespread dainty autumn flowerer with pale pink to deep purple-pink funnel to star-shaped blooms, and purple-brown anthers. Narrow, twisted prostate foliage makes a neat groundcover. Grown from seed colleced on the island of Poros, Greece

Autumn Flowering

Picture by Jeffrey Sciberras

Poros, Argolida, Greece 300m.

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