Watering - Maintain
moisture while leaves are showing. Leave dry over summer.
Fertilising - Add
well rotted compost or complete fertiliser before planting. Top dress
Lifting and storage -
Leave in year after year. Can be dug in November. Store in warm,
dry position until planting in January.
Pests - Bait snails
when buds appear.
Tips - Ideal for pots,
can be brought indoors while flowering. Bright orange red stigma are
source of "Saffron".
Check Garden Express Shop for Saffron Crocus