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Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora/Crocosmia

Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora / Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora
Flowers and foliage
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Flowers and foliage

Blooms during the spring and summer

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Scientific Name: Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora
Common Name: Crocosmia
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 6, 7, 8, 9 Determine Your Zone
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 1-2 feet
Bloom time: Summer
Flower color: Orange
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist, Wet,
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Low
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Landscape Categories: Deer Resistant-Tolerant Plants
Plants That Attract Hummingbirds
Comments: Need to become crowded in beds before they bloom profusely. However, if they become too crowded they become weak, spindly and produce few flowers. Divide established planting every 3-4 years in fall. Plant in full sunlight for best blooming. Cut back foliage that becomes untidy in fall.