Cloth of Gold crocus
Bright golden flowers with strong mahogany-purple stripes on the outer side, a lovely crocus.
Multiple narrow flowers open wide with the sun to reveal how it got its name.
Height: 10 cm
Month:February / March
Light: full sun
Soil: sand, clay, loam, chalk – well draining, gritty, moderately fertile
Care: plant 10cm deep in autumn. Plant in naturalistic-looking clusters. If planting in grass, do not mow until foliage has died off.