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Crocus chrysanthus 'Cream Beauty'

Crocus

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Key information

Plant type

Spring-blooming bulb

Flower colour

White

Feature

Flowers

Hardiness

Hardy

Skill level

Beginner

photo by John Glover, copyright GAP Photos (16068)

Plant details

Cream Beauty' is a compact, spring flowering crocus. The blooms are rich cream with golden throats and brownish green bases. Plant bulbs in autumn, 8-10cm (3-4in) deep in poor, gritty, well-drained soil in a sunny spot. The Royal Horticultural Society has given it its prestigious Award of Garden Merit.

Family: Iridaceae

Genus: Crocus

Species: chrysanthus

Cultivar: Cream Beauty

Plant type: Spring-blooming bulb

Flower colour: White

Foliage colour: Mid-green

Feature: Flowers

Sun exposure: Full sun

Soil: Well-drained/light, Moist

Hardiness: Hardy

Skill level: Beginner

Height: 7cm

Spread: 5cm


Reader reviews

scotkat

I have pot of this crocus growing in my greenhouse they are stunning.


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