Russ logo

All information gathered first-hand, since 1995

  Flora Wildflowers / Crocus, Nudiflorus

The world's oldest, largest (and best) website about Provence

Crocus, Nudiflorus

Crocus nudiflorus     Fr: Crocus nudiflorus

 Crocus, Nudiflorus photo crocus033b.jpg

This crocus is a low perennial, with deep purple to lilac-purple flowers, with a white to lilac throat.

Flowers. Sept-Oct

Tall. Low - Short

Flower. Although most crocuses bloom in the autumn, this one was photographed in February, on the Plateau de Caussols.

Leaves. The 3-4 green leaves are 2-4 mm wide, basal (like all crocuses), and appear long after flowering.

Habitat. Moist meadows.

Search Beyond