2-4” tall. This lovely fragrant variety has a subtle beauty that’s unusual in this colorful genus, with luminous flowers, soft-blue on the outside, pearly white inside with a bronzy gold base and deep yellow throat. Inside the cup, a burst of orange stigmas nestle deep in a yellow center, invisible until the flowers are fully open. Awarded the RHS Award of Garden Merit in 1993, Blue Pearl is considered one of the finest, vigorous, reliable and long-blooming of the early spring ‘snow crocus’. Grow in sun, morning sun, or light shade. It will naturalize easily to form large clumps. Hardy to Zone 3.