EPPO Global Database

Crocus imperati subsp. suaveolens(CVOSU)

Code created in: 2020-05-24

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: CVOSU
  • Preferred name: Crocus imperati subsp. suaveolens
  • Authority: (Bertoloni) Mathew


Central and southern Italy. This subspecies has a more northerly distribution than subsp. imperati (q.v.). Some authors consider the subspecies to be distinct species

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Crocus suaveolens Bertoloni

Common names
Name Language
zafferano odoroso Italian
zafferano profumato Italian