OR
 
 





How to Use Search

Select from the left hand box to to view all our flower bulbs from that Genus or Family, OR use the right hand search box and input the Specific Name of the plant you wish to find eg. Crocus speciosus. Simply putting in a broader term such as speciosus might be useful, but will bring up any match for this name. In this field you can also search by Common Name (eg Daffodil or Lent Lily) and use the Item Code in our catalogue to find a plant eg 101-4 (you need to include the hyphen).

Details

Crocus chrysanthus Snow Bunting


Product Description: 20 corms
Order Code: 78-18
Availability: Currently Available

 

The white petals have a faint purple blush, and show themselves well in the sun.

 

 

From a distance, C.chrysanthus Snow Bunting looks pure white, with a yellow centre but closer to it is more ivory with a very faint purple blush on the outside of the petals.  It has a delicate musky scent and bright yellow orangey anthers. Raised by E A Bowles. Like all C.chrysanthus it grows best in poor to moderately fertile soil which is well drained.  While it will grow and bloom in shade, it needs sun to open and prefers to be left undisturbed. Ivory white flowers in February / March.

Planting instructions

Plant 8-10 cm (3-4in) deep in a small tight groups, 2 or 3 bulbs only 1.5� apart repeated at larger intervals.  Full sun and gritty, well drained soil. Do beware of mice and squirrel attack. 

Pack Sizes:  
Qty:
Anemone blanda blue
Price: £2.00
Details about Anemone blanda blue bulbs
Tulipa Queen of the Night
Price: £4.40
Details about Tulipa Queen of the Night  	 bulbs
Crocus chrysanthus Gypsy Girl
Price: £3.60
Details about Crocus chrysanthus Gypsy Girl bulbs
Narcissus Pipit
Price: £2.20
Details about Narcissus Pipit bulbs
Most popular flower bulbs this season
Allium hollandicum (aflatunense)
Price: £ 3.00
Information on Allium hollandicum (aflatunense) bulbs
Crocus chrysanthus Snow Bunting
Price: £ 2.60
Information on Crocus chrysanthus Snow Bunting bulbs
Ornithogalum magnum
Price: £ 4.50
Information on Ornithogalum magnum bulbs
Tulipa Blue Heron
Price: £ 5.50
Information on Tulipa Blue Heron bulbs