A few recent crocus in flower:
Crocus imperati (?ssp imperati)
Crocus olivieri ssp olivieri (in bud)
Crocus olivieri ssp olivierii open in the winter sun,
Fermi de Sousa,
Central Victoria, Australia
Min: -7C, Max: +40C
Crazy to think about blooming crocus here -- I just dug a "zillion" tommy corms from a small bed that was being overrun. Now to find a home for them.
Your C. olivieri are gorgeous.
Bellevue, Washington Zone 7-8
We got this crocus as 'Sunkist' but I've been told it is actually Crocus flavus