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Common name

English: Tomasini's crocus, Woodland crocus

German: Elfen-Krokus


Kingdom: Plantae (2625)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2528)

    Class: Liliopsida (388)

      Order: Asparagales (77)

        Family: Iridaceae (16)(family description)

          Genus: Crocus (4)

            Epithet: tommasinianus Herb. (1)

Synonym: Crocus serbicus A.Kern.

tommasinianus => in honor of Muzio Giuseppe Spirito de Tommasini (1794-1879), botanist and mayor of Trieste under Austria-Hungary (today Italy)


Climate: temperate

Habit: herb

Flower colour: blue, white

External links

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