|Crocus biflorus ssp. isauricus 'Spring Beauty' with beautiful purple flames on alternating petals.|
|Crocus 'Spring Beauty' surrounded by tufts of forget-me-nots (Myosotis).|
|Crocus 'Spring Beauty' still closed up as the sun rises, showing their stripes. |
|When open, Crocus 'Spring Beauty' looks much like Crocus tommasinianus.|
|Crocus 'Spring Beauty' planted on a dry mound around our mature maple tree with Sedum 'Acre'.|
|Crocus 'Spring Beauty' should relish in the baking that it will get in this pavement-surrounded garden in our Front Woodland.|
Glad to be able to share this crocus with you. I have been anticipating it for months, and I was not disappointed!
For more early spring flowers see: Crocus 'Goldilocks'
Iris histrioides 'Katharine Hodgkin'