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. 

Botanical crocus

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

Large flowered crocus

Larger flowers and later flowering than the botanical crocuses. 


Autumn flowering crocus

Leaves grow in spring, flowers in autumn..