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Fall White Crocus
- Light: Sun to Shade
- Size: 5-7 cm bulb
- Zone: 4 to 9
- Bloom Time: Early Fall
- Height: Under 6", 6-12"
- Soil Requirement: Well drained
- SKU: 84636
- Availability: In Stock
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Welcome autumn's crisp weather with Fall White Crocus flowers. Snowy white blooms featuring sunny yellow throats add a welcome touch of colour to your fall landscape. Large chalice-shaped blooms adorn 6-inch tall stems, making a charming presentation. Sword shaped foliage appears in the spring, separate from the flowers.
Plant your Dutch-sourced crocus (Crocus zonatus 'albus') bulbs in the fall, 2 to 3 inches deep and approximately 3 to 4 inches apart. Fall crocus bulbs require well-drained soil, but they will also tolerate clay, loamy and sandy soil. Fall crocuses are versatile and will thrive in full sun to full shade. These white autumn crocus flowers flourish in climate hardiness zones 4 to 9. Since this perennial crocus naturalizes, the plants will spread and come back each year to brighten your landscape.
Plant Fall White crocus flowers in clusters for a well-defined focal point or place them underneath deciduous trees and shrubs. Crocuses look stunning when planted with hardy companions like creeping thyme, astilbe, or foam flower. Mingle them with similar-looking colchicum in shades of violet and pink for a delightful display. These lovely perennials make a welcome addition to flower beds, lawn areas and rock gardens. Say hello to the new season with white autumn crocus.
- Botanical Name Crocus kotschyanus (zonatus) 'Albus'
- Form Perennial
- Hardiness Zone 4-9
- Flowering Time Fall
- Light Requirements Sun to Shade
- Flower Color Pure white
- Flower Form Cup-shaped flower
- Foliage Type Oval large foliage in spring
- Growth Rate Medium
- Zones 4 to 9
- Height/Habit Under 6", 6-12"
- Spread 3 - 6 inches
- Planting Instructions 3" deep and 3 - 6" apart
- Soil Requirements Well drained
- Will Tolerate Acidic Soil, Clay Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil
- Pruning Not needed
Breck's Shipping Schedule
We will pack and ship your order based on the following schedule.
|2019 Spring Shipping Schedule|
|ZONES||Bareroot Perennials & Bulbs|
|1AB - 5A||3/19/19- 6/16/19|
|5B||2/26/19 - 6/16/19|
|6A - 10AB||2/19/19 - 6/16/19|
|Last Order Date||6/18/2019|
|1AB - 5A||4/16/19- 6/1/19|
|5A||4/12/19 - 6/1/19|
|5B||3/19/19 - 6/1/19|
|6A & 6B||3/5/19 - 6/1/19|
|7A & 7B||2/26/19 - 6/1/19|
|8A & 8B||2/19/19 - 6/1/19|
|9A - 10B||1/22/19 - 6/1/19|
|Last Order Date||5/28/2019|
|2018 Fall Shipping Schedule|
|1AB-7A||8/13/18 - 11/2/18|
|7B-13B||8/22/18 - 11/2/18|
|Last Order Date||10/29/18|
|ZONES||Bulbs from Holland|
|1AB-5AB||8/15/18 - 12/16/18|
|6AB-7AB||8/22/18 - 12/16/18|
|8AB-13AB||8/29/18 - 12/16/18|
|Last Order Date||12/12/2018|
|1AB-13B||9/6/18 - 11/16/18|
|Last Order Date||11/12/2018|
The type of product you order or the weather in our area or your area may affect the anticipated shipping schedule above.
Based on the contents of your order we always strive to ship your order complete, and as early as possible in the planting season to allow for the best root development once planted.
To promote optimum stress protection in transit and your success in the garden, bareroot perennials are kept in the ground in our nurseries until fully dormant. In the Fall these plants tend to arrive at the later end of the shipping window above.
In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to delivery your orders via the USPS or FedEx. Large orders may be shippied in more than one package.
Bulb and perennial shipments direct from Holland are harvested in July and August dependent on the season and crop. Once fully inspected and packaged they are shippied direct to you in the most efficient manner to follow the dates above.
Upon placing your order you will receive an email confirmation with the details of your order and a delivery estimate.
You will also receive an email notification when your order actually ships with an updated arrival estimate.
At any time after you place your order you can check your order status on our website using your email or the account number found in your order confirmation email.
Gift Certificates are shipped immediately.
If they are in stock, Garden Essentials ship within 4-7 days.
Please note that we cannot ship outside the 48 contiguous states.
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Our shipping and handling charges are as follows:
|Up to $40.00 order-||$9.95|
|$40.01 to $60.00-||$12.95|
|$60.01 to $80.00-||$14.95|
|$80.01 to $100.00-||$16.95|
|$100.01 to over-||$18.95|