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Crocus chrysanthus 'Snow Bunting' (Crocus 'Snow Bunting')

Beginner
skill rating
1 hour care
per year
0.1m
Max height
0.1m
Max spread
1-3 years
To maturity

Plant details

Botanical name

Crocus chrysanthus 'Snow Bunting'

Other names

Crocus 'Snow Bunting'

Genus

Crocus Crocus

Variety or Cultivar

'Snow Bunting' _ 'Snow Bunting' is a perennial with fragrant white flowers which are greenish-yellow at the base and orange stigmas.


Crocus chrysanthus 'Snow Bunting' is: Deciduous

Habit

Erect

Awards

RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)

Flower

White in Spring

Foliage

Green in Spring

How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Mice , Squirrels , Voles Mice , Squirrels , Voles

Grey mould Grey mould

General care

Pruning

No pruning needed.

Propagation methods

Seed


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Where to grow

Crocus chrysanthus 'Snow Bunting' (Crocus 'Snow Bunting') will reach a height of 0.1m and a spread of 0.1m after 1-3 years.

Suggested uses

Banks and Slopes, City, Coastal, Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Gravel, Containers, Rock

Cultivation

Grow in gritty, poor to moderately fertile soil.

Soil type

Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage

Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Full Sun

Aspect

North, South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

Companion plants

Botanical name

Crocus chrysanthus 'Snow Bunting'

Other names

Crocus 'Snow Bunting'

Genus

Crocus Crocus

Variety or Cultivar

'Snow Bunting' _ 'Snow Bunting' is a perennial with fragrant white flowers which are greenish-yellow at the base and orange stigmas.

Foliage

Deciduous

Habit

Erect

Awards

RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)


Colour

Flower

White in Spring

Foliage

Green in Spring


How to care

Watch out for

Specific pests

Mice , Squirrels , Voles

Specific diseases

Grey mould

General care

Pruning

No pruning needed.

Propagation methods

Seed


Monthly care advice


Where to grow

Crocus chrysanthus 'Snow Bunting' (Crocus 'Snow Bunting') will reach a height of 0.1m and a spread of 0.1m after 1-3 years.

Suggested uses

Banks and Slopes, City, Coastal, Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Gravel, Containers, Rock

Cultivation

Grow in gritty, poor to moderately fertile soil.

Soil type

Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)

Soil drainage

Well-drained

Soil pH

Acid, Alkaline, Neutral

Light

Full Sun

Aspect

North, South, East, West

Exposure

Exposed, Sheltered

UK hardiness Note: We are working to update our ratings. Thanks for your patience.

Hardy (H4)

USDA zones

Zone 8, Zone 7, Zone 6

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