Material usesThere are no material uses listed for Tritonia crocata.
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Division. Dig up the corms in October, dry them in well ventilated conditions at about 20°c and then store them in a cool but frost-free place over the winter, planting them out about 10cm deep in April. Corms should be planted out in the autumn.Cormlets harvested when digging up the corms in the autumn can be stored in a similar manner to the corms. Larger cormlets can be planted out in spring, smaller ones may be best grown on for a year in the greenhouse.
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A difficult plant to grow outdoors in Britain, it comes into growth in the winter and flowers in the spring. The growing plant is not hardy in the colder areas of the country, it tolerates temperatures down to between -5 and -10°c.Closely related to T. squallida, apparently differing only in the colour of the flowers.
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