The Saffron Crocus is by far the most popular crocus available. Saffron Crocus offers a beautiful white/lavender stripe bloom with bright red stigma. The stigma can be harvested, dried and used in popular recipes that call for the herb Saffron. Add this to your collection while it lasts.
Saffron crocus is a fall blooming and fall planted variety of crocus. The first season it is planted it may not flower, however, will return for several years with purple blooms in fall.