Colchicum davisii

Colchicaceae

Colchicum davisii

A recently introduced species collected in a small area of southern Turkey by Peter Davis in 1955 and described by Chris Brickell in1998! Clusters of large autumnal flowers with broad, overlapping white to very pale pink petals, lightly chequered in pale violet. A very rare offering but appears easy here in southern Australia.
Autumn Flowering

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