Autumn Crocus in the French Alps
The species in the centre, flanked by varieties 'Album' and 'Alboplenum'. St John's NL, 24 Oct 04
leaves appear in spring ,no flowers.
Field of C. autumnale in Zigana Pass, Black Sea, Turkey
Wild clump of C. autumnale, Turkey
Wild C. autumnale, Turkey. The species is incredibly varied in the wild.
What a treat for fall