autumn crocus

Colchicum autumnale (autumn crocus)

Botanical Name Colchicum autumnale
Common Name autumn crocus
Family Colchicaceae
USDA Zone 4 thru 8
Light Requirement Full Sun to Part Shade
Season(s) of interest fall
Height and Spread 0.5-0.75ft x 0.5-0.75ft (15-22cm x 15-22cm)
Flower Color Lilac
Attracts Wildlife  
Additional Information Not Native to the US Midwest.
Location in Lurie Garden Southeast Light Plate, Southwest Dark Plate, Southeast Dark Plate

Average Flowering Time