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Crocus corsicus

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Corm tunic finely reticulate. Leaves narrow and dark green appearing with the flowers. Flowers, 7-8cm tall, lilac externally striped with purple on a lilac or yellowish-buff ground and having prominent scarlet style branches, spring. Corsica, rocky places and grassland up to 2300m. Easily grown in a sunny well drained position.

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