Orange Pekoe Montbretia
Crocosmia 'Pek Or'
Full sun, Partial sun
Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
THIS PLANT MAY BE AVAILABLE IN THESE STORES:
Due to the seasonal nature of plants, availability at your local garden center is not guaranteed. Give them a call before visiting.
- 101 Market
8980 Quantrelle Ave. N.e. Otsego MN 55330
- 14th Street Garden Center
793 Jersey Ave. Jersey City NJ 07303
- 3rd Avenue Floral & Greenhouse
1110 3rd Ave. West Dickinson ND 58601
- 4 Ever Green Ldsp. & Dgn
21457 214th Circle Ave Milford IA 51351
|Lore||If flower spikes are left on plant after blooms fade, the seed pods that develop will attract birds in the fall.|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderately fast growing; reaches 24 to 26 in. tall and wide.|
|Bloom Time||Mid to Late Summer|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Repeat Flowering, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Mediterranean, Tropical|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Mass Planting, Poolside, Cutting Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Patent Act||South Africa|
|Soil Needs||Flower & Rose Food|
|Special Feature||Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Clump Forming, Easy Care, Gift Plant|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.|
|Companion Plants||Butterfly Bush (Buddleja); Coneflower (Echinacea); Yarrow (Achillea); Cranesbill (Geranium); Coral Bells (Heuchera)|
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.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-9