Category Archives: Colchicum

Waterlily Colchicum – 5 bulbs

Botanical Name: Colchicum Description: Waterlily will be in bloom soon after planting, producing double flowers of a vibrant lavender pink hue on 6- to 12-inch stems. Foliage develops after blooming and turns to a golden yellow as it matures. Use in beds, borders, rockeries, or containers. Bulbs will naturalize for a greater show of color

Alboplenum Colchicum – 3 bulbs

Botanical Name: Colchicum Description: Very showy, pure-white double blossoms are produced several per bulb in mid fall. Best planted over a dark green ground cover such as vinca minor to highlight the blooms. Flowers spread to 4 inches across, and the bulbs naturalize readily to appear in greater number years after year. Use in beds,

Byzantinum Colchicum – 5 bulbs

Botanical Name: Colchicum Description: A heavy bloomer, it opens 4-inch lilac rose flowers in succession on naked stems through September. Foliage develops after blooms are finished. Ideal for rock gardens, containers, or indoor culture.

The Giant Colchicum – 5 bulbs

Botanical Name: Colchicum autumnale Description: The foliage comes up in the spring and resembles hostas. The blooms present in the fall and are crocus-like though larger. You can grow the bulbs indoors on a windowsill, enjoy the flowers, and then afterward plant them in the garden. They grow 12 inches high and make nice accents