Crocus Sativus "Saffron"
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Beautiful lilac and purple flowers that are a wonderful addition to your garden.
Crocus Sativus "Saffron" Bulbs
Saffron Crocus is a beautiful flower that blossoms during the Autumn.
Saffron bulbs, also known as Crocus Sativus, offer two-tone lilac and purple colours to add a beautiful depth to your garden. The spices that can be harvested from the flower is a valuable commodity that many people are highly interested in which adds to the plants value.
When is the best time to plant Crocus Saffron bulbs? You can start sowing your Saffron bulbs 4-6 weeks before any frost sets in. Saffron bulbs do not store well you should consider planting once delivered to ensure there is no rot or problems in the future when growing.
Do Crocus Sativus Saffron bulbs multiply quickly? Your Saffron bulbs can multiply very fast if the soil bed they are planted in is clean and debris free. You should redig and divide the corms every few years during their Autumn dormant period.
How many Crocus Safforn bulbs should be planted together? You should be planting your Saffron bulbs in groups of at least six or more. Allowing your Saffron flowers to grow in close proximity will allow a natural looking display that won't have space between each stem. You can plant as many bulbs as required depending on the kind of garden you wish to create.
How many times a year can you harvest Saffron? You can harvest Saffron once a year as the Crocus Sativus blossom in the autumn. Saffron is expensive due to the time consuming process.