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Colchicum 'The Giant'


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Colchicum 'The Giant' is one of the tallest, easiest to grow, and floriferous of the autumn crocus with up to 10 lavender-pink flowers per bulb.


Description:
Colchicum 'The Giant' is one of the tallest, easiest to grow, and floriferous of the autumn crocus producing up to 10 lavender-pink flowers per bulb. The lush, green leaves emerge in spring into attractive mounds and go dormant in summer. The flowers arise without leaves in late summer or fall. Grow in fertile, well-drained soil.


Common Name: Autumn Crocus

Family: Colchicaceae (The Bellwort Family)

Zone Hardiness: 4-9

Light: Part Shade, Part Sun, Full Sun

Height: 8-12"

Width: 8-12"

Primary Bloom Colour: Pink

Secondary Bloom Colour: Purple

Class: Deciduous

Type: Perennial

Bloom Time: Fall

Soil Moisture: Average, Dry

Stem Colour:

Fragrance: No

Berries: No

Benefits:

Deer Resistant: Unknown

BC Native: No

Native Habitat:

Award: AGM

Geogrpahical Origin: Miscellaneous - Garden Origin

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