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Crocus asumaniae

Flowering Time

Autumn

Distribution

S Turkey

Native Climate

Cool winter, warm dry summer.   In rainshadow of mountains to the south

Wild Habitat

Open scrub

Distinctive Features

Long style branches dividing at anther level. Fibrous corm tunic, fibres parallel towards base

Closest Relatives

Crocus cartwrightianus;   Crocus moabiticus; Crocus oreocreticus

Cultivation Requirements

Winter protection advised, warm dry summer rest

Availability

Specialist bulb nurseries.   Some specialist seed lists

Crocus asumaniae

Crocus asumaniae

Crocus asumaniae

  • Corms and Tunics
  • Leaves
  • Flowers
  • Stamens and Styles
  • Pollination and Seeds