Autumn Crocus

HerbAugust 22, 2005

Autumn Crocus (Colchicum). At 8 a.m. with the sun behind them.

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joanmn

How odd, to see them in autumn (or almost autumn).

    Bookmark   August 23, 2005 at 9:03AM
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Herb

Joan -

Here's the explanation (click below). They're also called "Meadow Saffron" - a dangerously misleading name if ever there was one, because they're very poisonous.

We have some Saffron Crocus too, but they flower at least a month later.

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    Bookmark   August 23, 2005 at 11:47AM
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