Crocus vernus

Tracheophyta MagnoliopsidaIridaceaeCrocusCrocus vernus

Ecology

A cormous perennial herb, well-naturalised in a wide variety of grassy habitats, especially in churchyards and amenity grasslands, and on roadside verges. Lowland.

Status

Neophyte

World Distribution

Native of upland and montane C. & S. Europe.

Atlas Change Index: 2.99

JNCC Designations

NBNSYS0000002273

Atlas text references

References: Atlas (330a)
Mabey R
1996.  Flora Britannica.
Mathew B
1982.  The Crocus.