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Colchicum autumnale
Autumn Crocus (Eng) Herfsttijloos (Ned) Herbstzeitlose (Ger)
Keywords: Plant;Colchicaceae;Bloem;roze

Colchicum autumnale

Autumn Crocus (Eng) Herfsttijloos (Ned) Herbstzeitlose (Ger)

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Album name:martheijnens / Flowers red, pink, purple
Keywords:Plant / Colchicaceae / Bloem / roze
Photonumber, location and date:202022879, Netherlands/De Bilt/Landgoed Sandwijck, 16-09-2020
Habitat:Forests, dunes and meadows.
Flowering time:September - October
Origin/distribution, remarks:Native to the medditeranean and west Asia. Introduced elsewhere in Europe as an ornamental, mostly as a hybrid (Colchium xbyzantinum). Toxic. Leaves appear in spring but blooms in autumn. Six stamens in stead of three distinghuishes it from Crocus sativa.
Filesize:239 KiB
Date added:Sep 17, 2020
Dimensions:1600 x 1200 pixels
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