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Spectacular crimson stalks up to 4' late summer. Twice the size of the more common orange 'monbretia'.
Crocosmia ‘Lucifer’ (Montbretia). Clumps of green sword-shaped leaves, with tall, arching spikes of funnel-shaped blossoms appear in mid to late summer. Brilliant flame-red flowers, and a tall habit.
Clumps should be divided every three years, in spring.
Ornamental, border, cutting bed, container. Outstanding cut flowers.