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Crocosmia 'Lucifer'

Montbretia

The brilliant red, crescent sprays of tubular flowers atop sword-like foliage add textural interest and a tropical flair to the summer garden. Crocosmia 'Lucifer' is considered one of the most hardy, is an excellent cut flower and an hummingbird delight. The seed heads provide extended seasonal interest both in the garden or in a vase.

Exposure:

Sun, Part Sun, Part Shade

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Height:

2-4 Feet

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Spread:

1-2 Feet

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Hardiness Zone:

5-9

Characteristics & Attributes for Crocosmia 'Lucifer'

Attributes
Low Maintenance
Upright
Long Blooming
Dried Flower
Cut Flower
Attractive Foliage
Flower Color
Red
Best Usage
Border or Bed
Soil Moisture Preference
Average
Good Drainage
Wildlife
Attracts Hummingbirds
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Fall
Asexual propagation prohibited?
No
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