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Autumn Crocus

Posted by Herb Victoria, B.C. (My Page) on
Mon, Aug 22, 05 at 11:21

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

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RE: Autumn Crocus

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

RE: Autumn Crocus

  • Posted by Herb Victoria, B.C. (My Page) on
    Tue, Aug 23, 05 at 11:47

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.

Click here

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