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Crocosmia ‘Emily McKenzie’

For sale by Lewis Cottage Plants

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Arching spikes of crimson- splashed, bright orange, freesia like flowers appear in August to October among sword like leaves. These magnificent montbretia are perfect for a sunny border.For maximum impact plant in bold drifts with humus rich soil. Lift and divide established colonies in Spring. H60cm

Pot SizeTotal Price
2 litres

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Crocosmia ‘Emily McKenzie’ (Montbretia). This is a vigorous and free flowering plant. It has large dark orange and long lasting flowers with wallflower red splashes and a pale throat.


They are frost hardy and will require well drained soil with an open sunny site. In very cold areas, you should plant in a sheltered position or lift and store for the winter.

Interest and use

Ornamental, border, cutting bed, container

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Crocosmia ‘Emily McKenzie’ | Devon, EX17 | Copyright Greenplantswap 2019
  • LightFull sun
  • HardinessFrost hardy (min -5°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Fertile
  • WaterSemi-moist

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