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Crocosmia TWILIGHT FAIRY™ Crimson

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Bronze foliage is topped by short, multibranched flower spikes covered in crimson red flowers. This compact plant with showy foliage and flowers makes this a natural for mixed containers, a spot in the smaller garden, or in front of the border in a large garden. Forms multiple crowns quickly for container gardening.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 7-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 14″ / 14″ / 16″
Exposure: Full Sun
Bloom Time(s): June, July, August

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SKU: CROCRI Categories: ,
Common Name Crocosmia
Family Iridaceae
Genus Crocosmia
species x crocosmiiflora
Plant Series Crocosmia TWILIGHT FAIRY™ Series
Plant Type Perennial
Persistence Deciduous
US Patent # --
EU Grant # --
Hardiness Zone 7, 8, 9
Growth Habit Clumping
Size (HT/W/FL HT) 14" / 14" / 16"
Finish Time Medium (6-8 Weeks)
Bloom Time June, July, August
Growth Rate Fast
Most Active Growing Season Summer
Flowering Season Summer
Flower Color Red
Leaf Color Purple, Red
Soil Average, well-drained.
pH 5.6 - 6.8
Exposure Full Sun
Special Uses Cut Flower, Deer Resistant, Hummingbird Attractor, Low Water Usage, Pollinator Attractor
Nutritional Needs 50 - 100 ppm
Dormancy Winter
Water (Greenhouse) Keep evenly moist.
Water (Garden) Average
How Different? TWILIGHT FAIRY™ Crimson has bronze-colored foliage like 'Solfatare', except shorter and the flowers are red rather than apricot yellow.
Landscape Value Mixed beds, sunny banks, borders.
Finish Time to 4" 6 - 10 weeks
Comments --
Grower Notes Keep plants evenly moist, drying down can cause edge burn and even dormancy.
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