Crocosmia ‘Emberglow’

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23 Feb Crocosmia ‘Emberglow’

Late into the summer as other perennials stop blooming the crocosmia comes to life. Gracefully arched sprays of deep orange-red flowers grow from architectural-looking foliage, that has nearly as much movement as ornamental grasses, awake the fall garden.  As a bonus, crocosmias are ridiculously easy to grow.


Common Name: montbretia
Type: Bulb
Family: Iridaceae
Zone: 4 to 9
Height: 2.00 to 4.00 feet
Spread: 1.00 to 2.00 feet
Bloom Time: June to August
Bloom Description:  Deep Orange, Scarlet red
Sun: Full sun to part shade
Water: Medium
Maintenance: Medium
Suggested Use: Annual-Perennial
Flower: Showy, Good Cut
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