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Synonyms for Colchicum

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Colchicums need good sunlight but most are fine in dappled shade.
Whereas crocuses are best naturalised in low grass, colchicums look particularly good in much rougher grass, this compensating for the nakedness of the leafless flowers as well as providing support for the blooms during poor weather.
On the other hand, colchicums with bare legs – their popular name is naked ladies – look shockingly nude.
Just now, as I walked up the steps on to our terrace I spotted the first few white buds of our colchicums.
PLANT OF THE WEEK - Colchicum When all else in the garden is looking a bit dishevelled, the autumn crocus pops up to give us a much needed splash of colour.
Roman slaves desperate for a few days off used colchicums with its antidoteThrive, a charity for horticultural therapy, holds a database of UK garden projects
On the other hand, colchicums with bare legs - their popular name ASK CAROL QWHAT is the difference between species tulips and hybrids?
Don't confuse this delicious crocus with colchicums, often called autumn crocus or naked ladies.
3 Plant madonna lilies, colchicums, crocus and narcissus as soon as they arrive in garden centres.
Late show Plant colchicums, also known as naked ladies, and the autumn crocus, Crocus speciosus, in small groups in the front of shrub borders for autumn.
I do prefer crocuses to their big sisters, colchicums.
Plant autumn-flowering bulbs including Nerine bowdenii and colchicums.
Plant colchicums in bare soil between shrubs to add a splash of colour in autumn.
Though needing near-perfect drainage, the impact is stunning if grown with autumn flowering soft pink Colchicums.