Colchicum speciosum album

C. speciosum albumIt’s taken years, but we now have enough stock of the “holy grail of Colchicums” to begin offering a few for sale. From each corm arise 4-5 stout goblet shaped flowers. The petals are the purest white imaginable, and of very heavy substance. “How do you get those tulips to bloom in the fall?” we are sometimes asked when visitors view established clumps of this variety. This is one of those plants you just can’t wait to see each year. Luckily, it’s one of the earlier autumn blooming Colchicums--otherwise the anticipation might well be too much to handle.

Blooms Mid-September

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