Dark Fire Montbretia

Crocosmia 'Dark Fire' PPAF

SKU #44028
6-9

Your climate might be too cold for this plant:

 Change Location
OVERVIEW
Description Truly unique and eye-catching! Smokey purple-green foliage gives this plant a moody air before going ablaze with red and yellow bi-color flowers in summer. A vigorous, clump-forming perennial that is adored by hummingbirds. Adds excellent contrast to mixed perennial beds. Herbaceous.
Light Full sun, Partial sun
Watering Keep soil moist, but not soggy.
Blooms Summer
Mature Size Reaches 20 in. tall, 12 in. wide.
DETAILS
Deciduous/Evergreen Herbaceous
Special Features Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Dramatic Foliage Color, Easy Care
Growth Rate Moderate
Flower Attributes Showy Flowers
Patent Act Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
STYLE
Landscape Use Border, Container
Flower Color Bi-color
Foliage Color Gray-green
CARE
Care Provide organically rich, moist, well-drained soil; protect roots with a thick layer of mulch. Water regularly in first growing season to establish root system; once established, tolerates drier soils. Remove bloom stalks after flowers fade. Remove old foliage before new growth appears in early spring. Divide every 3 to 4 years in early spring.

Buy Online

We cannot currently ship this product to your zip code.

Buy Locally

No Retailers found within 50 miles of your zipcode

About Us

We have been pioneers and craftsmen in the art of growing plants for nearly

100 years. Since our founding in Southern California by Harry E. Rosedale, Sr.
in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.

We have been pioneers and craftsmen in the art of growing plants for nearly 100 years. Since our founding in Southern California by Harry E. Rosedale, Sr. in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.