Crocus Sativus - Autumn Flowering Saffron
Tax included. Free shipping on all orders!
Grow your own saffron with this beautiful crocus. They produce large sterile, rich lilac flowers with distinctive purple veins in autumn.
- They are named after the Latin term for 'Golden Leaves'. Their three long deep-red stigmas are cultivated commercially for colouring and flavouring food.
- To provide the conditions in which it needs to thrive, plant the bulbs in gritty, well-drained soil and keep the area weed free
- Plant 10cm deep, 15cm apart in fertile free draining soil
- Flowering Height: 15cm