Tecophilaea cyanocrocus violacea

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Tecophilaea cyanocrocus violacea


Chilean Blue Crocus


£7.50

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A dwarf bulbous plant with intense sapphire blue flowers.
 Growing Position:
Very well drained sunny site. Full sun. Scree, rock garden, containers.
 Growing Size:
Height 4-5cm Spread 5-6cm
 Pot Size:
7cm pot

 Season:
Spring

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A dwarf bulbous plant with intense sapphire blue flowers. Best in very well drained humus rich compost. Suited to alpine pans and very well drained troughs and screes. In an open position the bulb ( tubers) need to be planted 40-60cm deep and will tolerate average Winter temperatures. In troughs and terracotta alpine pans the bulbs will need Winter protection, keep moist but never over water.

Additional Information

comonname Chilean Blue Crocus
Awards
RHS Award of Garden Merit (AGM)
Pollinator friendly N/A
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