This is the earliest of the so-called 'Dutch' crocus
Shown with Flower Record (purple).
In the shadow of the cold frame, late February, with arugula coming up around it
Close-up of the flower
First bloom March 12th in zone 6b
Bloomed March 1st in central NJ
With dwarf irises George and Gordon
Best planted in drifts
Iridaceae: Crocus flavus 'Golden Yellow'
Year1-2010 "mmmm" yummy leaf
Picture taken on 24.03.2012 in Bucharest