Giant meadow saffron 'Album' (Colchicum speciosum 'Album')
Colchicum speciosum 'Album'
Variety or Cultivar:
'Album' ~ 'Album' has pure white flowers in autumn, followed by strap-shaped bright green leaves.
Grow in moist but well-drained, deep, humus-rich, fertile soil. Intolerant of waterlogging.
RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
Cottage/Informal, Beds and borders, Containers, Rock, Underplanting
Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)
Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
South, East, West
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Colchicum speciosum 'Album' is:
White in Autumn
Bright-green in Autumn
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