During Winter and some early Spring shipments. Some of the plant materials in this shipment are DORMANT. Which means that even thought they have no green top growth, they will grow from dormant buds when temperatures are right. For many perennials, This 'rest period' is ESSENTIAL to good flowering performance in the upcoming season. During Summer/Winter months shipping might be delayed as we only will be shipping on days that we know it won’t harm the plant(s). Monday through Wednesday.
Ruby Giant Species Crocus - 5 bulbs
Description: 'Ruby Giant' crocus is a species crocus, among the first to bloom in early spring. Very low-growing, it creates a rich, velvety carpet of deep lilac purple flowers with golden centers, on stems just 4-6” high. Silvery stripes decorate the bright green foliage. Use this versatile variety to edge a border or walkway or plant in a lawn for a burst of refreshing color – flowers will have faded by the time you have to mow. Also eye-catching in drifts under deciduous trees. Order today – our top-size, premium bulbs are guaranteed to delight!
Bloom Time Mid-Spring
Foliage Color Green
Height Up to 6"
Sun Requirements Full Sun
Type/Size 5-7 cm
Hardiness Zone 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8