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Flower Record Giant Dutch Crocus
- Light: Sun to Part Shade
- Size: 8-9 cm bulb
- Zone: 3 to 9
- Bloom Time: Early Spring
- Height: 4-5"
- Soil Requirement: Well drained
- SKU: 83734
- Availability: In Stock
For each offer ordered, get 20Welcome spring with our Flower Record Giant Dutch Crocus, featuring large deep purple to lavender blossoms. Upright petals form a deep cup around a ruffled bright orange pistil, showcasing the vivid pop of colour. Glossy purple hues catch the sunlight to make these flowers stand out in the garden. Early bloomers, the giant crocus 'flower record' may even appear before the snow has melted, creating a dazzling display.
These Crocus vernus are hardy in zones 3 through 9. These versatile perennials thrive in well drained clay, loamy, or sandy soil in full to partial sun. Plant your giant crocus bulbs in the fall, before the first frost. Place them about 3 inches deep and 3 to 4 inches apart, or in clusters of three or four. These bulbs reach 4 to 5 inches tall and produce large, eye catching blooms.
Welcome spring with walkways and borders lined with vivid purple Flower Record giant Dutch crocus. Excellent for container planting, these giant crocus bulbs make inviting accents on your doorstep or in window boxes. Plant them with early blooming daffodils for an easy, naturalizing woodland garden or scatter them in lawns for pops of colour. Say goodbye to winter with cheerful giant crocus spring bulbs.
- Botanical Name Crocus vernus 'Flower Record'
- Form Perennial
- Hardiness Zone 3-9
- Flowering Time Early Spring
- Light Requirements Full Sun, Partial Shade
- Flower Color Purplish-blue with a silver gloss
- Flower Form Cup-shaped flower
- Foliage Type Narrow, grass-like borne with or shortly after the blooms.
- Growth Rate Medium
- Zones 3 to 9
- Height/Habit 4-5"
- Spread 3 - 4 inches
- Planting Instructions 3" deep and 3-4" 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.
|2018 Spring Shipping Schedule|
|ZONES||Bareroot Perennials & Bulbs|
|1AB - 5A||3/19/18- 6/16/18|
|5B||2/26/18 - 6/16/18|
|6A & 10AB||2/19/18 - 6/16/18|
|Last Order Date||6/11/2018|
|1AB - 5A||4/16/18- 6/1/18|
|5A||4/12/18 - 6/1/18|
|5B||3/19/18 - 6/1/18|
|6A & 6B||3/5/18 - 6/1/18|
|7A & 7B||2/26/18 - 6/1/18|
|8A & 8B||2/19/18 - 6/1/18|
|9A - 10B||1/22/18 - 6/1/18|
|Last Order Date||5/28/2018|
|2018 Fall Shipping Schedule|
|1AB-7A||8/15/18 - 10/28/18|
|7B-13B||8/22/18 - 10/28/18|
|Last Order Date||10/16/18|
|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 - 12/16/18|
|Last Order Date||12/12/2018|
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|