Alphabetical Plant Listing

Plant Families / Colchicum - Autumn Crocuses


Refine By

thumb grid img

Colchicum - Autumn Crocuses

Perfect for adding a burst of color to the fall garden, Colchicum (Autumn Crocus) bears big flowers in shades of purplish-pink and white in September or October. Resembling crocuses with its cup-shaped flowers, it produces its strap-like foliage, way later, in spring. Blooming year after year and getting bigger with age, this flower bulb is ridiculously easy to grow. All parts of this plant are poisonous, therefore it is diligently ignored by hungry deers, rabbits, and other critters.

Compare All Colchicum - Autumn Crocuses

Great Plant Combination Ideas with Colchicum - Autumn Crocuses

Colchicum - Autumn Crocuses Guides


Filters

Season of Interest
Exposure
Hardiness
Tolerance
Attracts
Plant-Characteristics
Average-Height
Average-Spread
Soil-Type
Soil-Drainage
Soil-pH
article image

Colchicum 'The Giant' (Autumn Crocus)

One of the tallest and most free-flowering of the Colchicums, The Giant' is a fall-blooming Colchicum which bears up to 10 funnel-shaped, extra-large, lavender-pink flowers with a delicate white throat.

Read More
article image

Colchicum 'Waterlily' (Meadow Saffron)

Perfect for adding a burst of color to the fall garden, Colchicum 'Waterlily' is one of the showiest of the Autumn Crocuses. This double-flowered variety bears big flowers, 3 in. long (8 cm), with silky lilac-pink flowers consisting of more than 20 petals.

Read More
article image

Colchicum (Autumn Crocus)

Perfect for adding a burst of color to the fall garden and ridiculously easy to grow, Colchicum (Autumn Crocus) bears big flowers in shades of purplish-pink and white in September or October.

article image

Colchicum agrippinum (Autumn Crocus)

Award-winning Colchicum agrippinum is an early fall-blooming Colchicum which bears crocus-shaped, checkered flowers, 5 in. long (12 cm), with purple-pink checks.

Read More
article image

Colchicum autumnale 'Nancy Lindsay' (Meadow Saffron)

Vigorous, award-winning Colchicum autumnale 'Nancy Lindsay' is a small cormous perennial which features large, slender, deep mauve-pink flowers, 2 in. wide (5 cm), on conspicuous dark purple stems.

Read More
article image

Colchicum byzantinum (Meadow Saffron)

Award-winning Colchicum byzantinum is an early fall-blooming Colchicum which bears up to 20 small, funnel-shaped, soft lilac flowers, 4-6 in. long (10-15 cm), with a prominent central white stripe.

Read More
article image

Colchicum cilicicum (Autumn Crocus)

Native to southeast Turkey to Syria, Colchicum cilicicum is a fall-blooming Colchicum which bears up to 25 small, funnel-shaped, rose-purple flowers borne on short stems.

Read More
article image

Colchicum speciosum 'Album' (Colchicum)

Regarded as one of the very best large-flowered colchicums, award-winning Colchicum speciosum 'Album' bears large, goblet-shaped, pristine white flowers.

Read More
article image

Colchicum speciosum 'Atrorubens' (Colchicum)

Award-winning Colchicum speciosum 'Atrorubens' is a fall-blooming Colchicum which bears large goblet-shaped, amethyst-purple flowers with a luminous white throat.

Read More

Refine By

Find your Hardiness Zone

Find your Climate Zone

Find your Heat Zone

Join Gardenia.net

Create a membership account to save your garden designs and to view them on any device.

Becoming a contributing member of Gardenia is easy and can be done in just a few minutes. If you provide us with your name, email address and the payment of a modest $25 annual membership fee, you will become a full member, enabling you to design and save up to 25 of your garden design ideas.

Join now and start creating your dream garden!

Create a New Collection

Optional. For your reference.


Move Selected Plants to a Different Collection


Delete Collection

This field is required.