Crocus flowers are for brightening up dull February days.
Crocus flowers are brash and cheeky and like to exist in gangs
How to Grow and Cultivate Crocus Bulbs
Crocus like to be placed in sunny locations and like well drained soil with plenty of humus such as leaf mould.
July to September is the time to plant Autumn Crocus and October to November for Crocuses in the spring. Personal experience shows that there is a lot of lee way on these dates. They will come up even if the dates for planting are slightly out.
Bulbs should be planted at a depth of twice their size, maybe a little deeper if you are adding some sandy soil at the bottom to aid drainage.
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Saturday, 25 February 2012
Sunday, 5 February 2012
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The picture above showing the bush overall can never do justice to the impression it makes as you pass by it.