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Crocus Species ‘Cream Beauty’



Species Crocus flower very early in the season and will return for several years. Cream beauty is a creamy-yellow variety which is perfect for naturalazing.

Small Flowering Crocus bulbs, or Species Crocus bulb, are one of the earlies bulbs to bloom and mark the first signs of Spring.

Species crocus are very short (4 inches) and are great for borders and naturalizing. Plant them en masse to provide the landscape with a splash of color.

Species Crocus bulbs will return for several years if the foliage is allowed to die off.


Growing Tips

Early Flowering (February - March) Perform best in sandy, well drained soil Planting Depth: 3" (7.5cm) Spacing: 2-3" (5-7.5cm) Bloom Duration: 3 weeks


  • Small Flowering Crocus bulbs can be used for borders and naturalizing
  • We offer top sized Species Crocus bulbs (6+)
  • Crocus bulbs prefer full sun but willalso tolerate some shade
  • Crocus bulbs do not like wet feet and require well-drained soil
  • Fertilize Crocus bulbs when the foliage pushes through the soil in spring. We recommend a general low-nitrogen fertilizer.
  • Small Flowering Crocus bulbs can be scattered when planting
  • Crocus bulbs should be planted at a depth of double the height of the bulb

Additional information

Common name


Hardiness Zone



4 Inches


1 Inches

Planting Depth

2-4 Inches

Bloom Time

Early Spring

Shipping Season





Average, Border or Bed, Container, Ground Cover, Mass Planting, Naturalizing, Partial Shade


10 Retail Packages of 25 Bulbs, Size 6/+, Bin Display Box of 150 Bulbs, Size 6/+