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Crocosmia Lucifer
  • Crocosmia grows up to 3 feet tall and thrives in full sun to part shade
  • Crocosmia makes a handsome plant and a showy cut flower
  • Crocosmia has showy sword like foliage and dark red blooms
  • Crocosmia eye catching red blooms attract hummingbirds

Crocosmia Lucifer

Exotic, stunning fiery red blooms!
Item: #CROLU1Q
ZONE 5,6,7,8,9
As low as $11.19
  • Stunning fiery red blooms in summer
  • Loved by Hummingbirds
  • Spectacular cut flower
  • Grow in sun or shade
  • Ship Size: Jumbo 1 Quart pot
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Crocosmia Lucifer Description

Available mid April 2019 - reserve your plants now!

Crocosmias fiery red blooms and unique vase shaped form make this charming sun perennial an excellent choice for the garden. They are at home in a moisture retentive soil in sun to shade.  Bright arching green sword-like leaves give way to abundant flame red 2" wide red flowers that flare out like a trumpets in mid-summer Crocosmia is an excellent choice for hot borders, near boulders, or tuck between shrubs. Cut flowers are like eye-candy in an arrangement. Grows up to 3 feet tall.  We plant 3 corms(bulbs) per pot.

Features:  Butterfly Lovers, Cut Flowers, Deer Resistant, Foliage Interest, Hummingbird Lovers,



Quick Facts

  • Botanical Name:
    Crocosmia 'Lucifer'
  • Common Name:
    Montbretia
  • Zone:5,6,7,8,9
  • Sun Exposure:
    Sun, Part Shade
  • Delivery:
    See schedule
  • Ship Form:
    1 Quart
  • Soil Type:
    Normal
  • Soil Moisture:
    Average, Moist
  • Height x Width:
    36" X 4"
  • Flower Color:
    Red
  • Foliage Color:
    Green
  • Bloom Season:
    Summer
  • Uses:
    Accent, Background, Border, Cottage Gardening, Foundation Planting, Massing, Naturalizing, Ornamental, Specimen, Waterside
  • Cannot Ship to:
    AK,CAN, HI, PR
  • Patent #: None

SUGGESTED PRODUCTS

PLANTING GUIDE

Soil: Average to medium, well-drained soil
Light: Full sun to part shade.
Water: Water regularly until established. Spacing: 1 - 2 ft.
Fertilizing: Fertilize in spring with a balance fertilizing.
WinterizingPlants are not reliably hardy in Zone 5. (We winter in Michigan in protected sites). Dig up corm plants in fall and store in a dry location (similar to handling gladiolus bulbs)
Maintenance & Pruning: Deadhead to prolong bloom. Divide when clumps become overcrowded.

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