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Crocus robertianus

Flowering Time



C & N Greece

Native Climate


Wild Habitat

Scrub and thin woodland

Distinctive Features

Large flower, lilac, often quite pale. Corm tunic netted fibres

Closest Relatives

Crocus sieberi

Cultivation Requirements

Cool moist growing season, dryer but not sunbaked in summer


Specialist bulb suppliers and seed lists

Crocus robertianus

Crocus robertianus

Crocus robertianus

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