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Crocus hartmannianus

Flowering Time

Early Spring

Distribution

Cyprus

Native Climate

Mediterranean

Wild Habitat

Stony hillsides in scrub or thin woodland

Distinctive Features

Flowers lilac or white, stained violet on outer petals. Corm tunic papery, splitting to parallel fibres

Closest Relatives

Crocus cyprius

Cultivation Requirements

Warm dry summer rest, winter protection

Availability

Not available.   A rare plant in the wild

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