Crocus cancellatus subsp. mazziaricus


Crocus cancellatus subsp. mazziaricus

Island race of this widespread subspecies bearing wide, chaliced-shaped,  narrowly waisted flowers in both white and lilac forms with yellow anthers. Grown from seed gathered on Samos, considered a new, still unpublished species by Ruksans.

Autumn Flowering

Nunnery of Engelistrias, Mt Kirkis, Samos 600m.

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