Crocosmia 'Lucifer'



Description

Breathtaking and bold scarlet-red flower scapes are one-sided and rise above iris-like foliage; attracts hummingbirds; best performance in full-sun; plant corms in spring if starting this plant yourself, can be lifted in fall. Lucifer Crocosmia features showy nodding scarlet tubular flowers rising above the foliage from mid to late summer. The flowers are excellent for cutting. Its attractive textured sword-like leaves remain emerald green in color throughout the season. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.

Zone: 5 to 9
Height: 2 to 4 feet
Spread: 1 to 2 feet
Bloom Time: June to August
Bloom Description: Scarlet red
Sun: Full sun to part shade