Crocus 

Most crocuses flower in early spring, in late March - April, depending on the place and weather. All crocuses need well drained soil and a sunny place, as the flowers only open in sunshine.

The corms are planted at a shallow depth, only covered with around 5-8 cm of soil. 

Acaena saccaticupula 'Blue Haze'
Botanical crocus
 

Smaller flowers and earlier flowering than the large flowered crocuses..

Acaena saccaticupula 'Blue Haze'
Large flowered crocus
 

Larger flowers and later flowering than the botanical crocuses. 

 

Acaena saccaticupula 'Blue Haze'
Autumn flowering crocus
 

Leaves grow in spring, flowers in autumn..