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Crocus asumaniae

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Corm tunic parallel fibres with some reticulation at the top. Leaves few (for a member of the sativus group), only 1mm wide appearing shortly after the flowers. Flowers 9-10cm tall, white, rarely pale lilac with creamy-yellow throat, autumn. Southern Turkey, in stony places and scrub at 900-1250m.

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