Moist well drained
Colchicum 'Violet Queen'
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Plant in deep, fertile well drained soil, in a sunny postion. Generally Colchicum do not like to be wet - so avoid overwatering.
Its flowers are purple funnel/trumpet shaped. Its leaves are coarse, oval and green - dark, variegated/striped or green - light. It is known for autumn colour. This colchicum can mature to a size of 15cm in height and 10cm in spread after around 2-5 years. It is in category h4 (-10c) and is most accustomed to well drained or moist well drained soil. Prefers full sun.