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Crocus sativus
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Saffron is a popular spice used to flavour Eastern cuisines. It is actually the stamen of the Saffron flower which is delicately harvested and referred to as a 'Saffron thread'. The Saffron plant is grown from an Autumn flowering bulb and is best grown in a sunny position in well drained soil. It can also be used as an ornamental flowering bulb as the flower is quite pretty and looks great amongst other flowering bulbs in a garden bed or pot.

Size — 100mm
Colour — Purple
Growth Width — 50cm
Growth Height — 10cm
Flower Colour — Purple
Light Requirements — Full sun, Part Shade
Soil Requirements — Special potting mix, Well drained soil
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Planting Advice

Use a quality Herb and Vegetable potting mix.

Watering needs

Water deeply until established for the first 6 to 8 weeks.

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