The large, aster blue flowers have a pale yellow throat, which gives them a very pleasing bicolor effect. More than 60 years ago, "Cassiope' was a favorite of Louise Beebe Wilder, one of the finest garden writers of the 20th century. Heirloom, pre-1920.
We ship fall Crocus in late August and September. The bulbs must be planted right away so they may go about the business of rooting and preparing to flower, a process that generally takes 4-6 weeks.