Plant of the Week 07/16/2021
Crocosmia 'Lucifer' Zone 5-9
Beautiful, reddish-orange flowers cover the stems of this showstopper during the summer months. Green vegetation similar to Iris adds a dense green backdrop for the flowers to explode against. Attracts butterflies and hummingbirds.
Plant in full sun for best growth. Water occasionally. Can reach 36" tall and spread 36" wide. Plant bulbs at a rate of 6 bulbs per sq. foot, and plant 6" deep. Tolerates most soils but prefers well-drained soils.