B and T World Seeds' reference number:
The average, annual, minimum temperature zone where Crocus sativus autumn flg. bulbs is cold hardy
USDA Zone:6 -10° to 0°F (-23.5° to -18°C)
|Type of plant - perennial
Flower or inflorescence:
WHITE to MAUVE, bright ORANGE styles (filaments) to 3cm. long, ~ October
(bulbs for planting available in October)
fine linear in winter..tol. alkaline soil
|Crocus sativus autumn flg. bulbs sales history
| Parts of Crocus sativus autumn flg. bulbs are considered toxic.
Common names for Crocus sativus autumn flg. bulbs:
|(folk:sedative, spasmolytic, abortion (large dose), (tox:crocetin diterpine & picrocrocin), (tox:cytogenic & mutagenic, ref. aldehydes), Cro, Fan hong hua, Kumkuma, Saffron Crocus, Szafran,|
Crocus sativus autumn flg. bulbs
is included in the following
B and T World Seeds flowering plant categories.
|We are looking for seeds from this plant, if you know where we can find seeds or would like to be told when we have a source, please let me know.|
|6||: Bulbous and Rhizomatous Plant Seed List|
|9||: Alpine and Rock Garden Seed List (Hardy and Tender)|
|34||: Oriental Herb and Vegetable Seed List|
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|36||: Herb Seed List Culinary Medicinal Dye and Aromatic|
|Not all medicinal, dye or aromatic plants are edible, some are toxic if eaten and others are dangerous if applied to the skin. Please check uses for plants.|
|43||: Herbaceous Border Plant Seed List|
|57||: Arid and Dry Condition Plant Seed List|
|78||: South Eastern European Native and Introduced Plants|
|699||: Ayurvedic Medicinal Herbs|
|720||: Fire Resistant Plants|
|Different classes of resistance: some grow back, some don't burn, a few have highly inflammable leaves that leave the rest of the plant intact, some trees don't have lower branches.|
|952||: Wholesale Selection|
Some knowledge about growing from seed is necessary to germinate even the easiest seeds.
Most seeds require humidity to germinate, even desert plants like
require that their growing medium remains moist until germination.|
Most seeds require oxygen to germinate, if buried too deep in their growing medium, or if the medium is too wet,
the seeds may not get the oxygen they require.
Crocus sativus autumn flg. bulbs seeds will usually germinate in 30-180 days, even under good conditions germination may be erratic.