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Purple, the New Autumn Color!

Colchicum autumnale Well, not exactly new! But in my area of the world, these lovely, purple flowers are commonly grown in local gardens. They are the Autumn Crocus, also called Meadow Saffron and Naked Lady. The Latin name is Colchicum … Continue reading

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Welcome the Autumn Crocus

Autumn Crocus (Colchicum autumnale) It’s that time of year for the delicate Autumn Crocus flowers to raise their heads out of the ground. Other names are Meadow Saffron and Naked Lady. Now you might be scratching your head, wondering why … Continue reading

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