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Peter Iden

Free Member, Brampton, Ontario

Crocuses in the Easter snow

Well, not everything is asleep in our garden.
These crocuses came out just before the snow.
Crocuses have been cultivated for more than
3,000 years. Few people know that one of the
costliest substances on earth - saffron - used
mainly as a spice, is gathered from the stigmas
of the saffron crocus (Crocus sativus).

Comments 4

  • Tom McAlexander 04/08/2007 5:43

    Pretty! Have a nice Easter, Peter.
  • Pascal Viyer 04/07/2007 19:27

    Nice photograph !

    p a s c a //
  • Ladislav Patrný 04/07/2007 0:00

    Nice shot.
    Isn´t them cold?
    Zdraví Ladislav
  • Cees Kuijs 04/06/2007 19:10

    Very nice picture, Peter. Excellent colors.
    Greetings, Cees