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This Crocosmia succeeds where others fail. Thick deep red flowers and a short, compact habit that actually stays upright throughout the growing season! It blooms the first season and multiplies so quickly that there are multiple flowering stems.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 7-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 24″ / 30″ / 26″
Exposure: Full Sun
Bloom Time(s): June, July, August

SKU: CRONOVDRA Categories: ,
Common Name Crocosmia
Family Iridaceae
Genus Crocosmia
species x crocosmiiflora
Plant Series Crocosmia NOVA™ Series
Plant Type Perennial
Persistence Deciduous
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Hardiness Zone 7, 8, 9
Growth Habit Clumping
Size (HT/W/FL HT) 24" / 30" / 26"
Finish Time Medium (6-8 Weeks)
Bloom Time June, July, August
Growth Rate Fast
Most Active Growing Season Spring
Flowering Season Summer
Flower Color Red
Leaf Color Green
Soil Average, well-drained.
pH 5.6 - 6.8
Exposure Full Sun
Special Uses 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? Short and very free-flowering. This short, deep red flowering Crocosmia divides quickly so blooms from many stems the first year. Also the stems branch so it is very long blooming.
Landscape Value Mixed beds, sunny banks, borders.
Finish Time to 4" 6 - 10 weeks
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Grower Notes Keep plants evenly moist, drying down can cause edge burn and even dormancy.
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