Crocosmia Orange Pekeo
The attractive dark green clumps of foliage are the perfect foil to the red-flushed yellow orange flowers, blooming from mid summer onward.
Month Available: June
Evergreen / Deciduous: Deciduous
Flower Colour: Orange
Suitable For Wildlife: None
Soil Type: Moist, well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun or partial shade
Season of Interest: Summer
Plant Type: Perennial
Hardy: Protect from extended periods of frost
Main Attribute: Late summer flowering.
Height / Spread: 90cm x 15cm (36in x 6in)
These can easily by split if you wish to plant them in other places in the garden.
Where to Plant: Borders
Pests and Diseases: Red Spider Mite
Plant Care: Very easy to grow, no general care required.
Care and Time: Low - spring
Benefits: Late summer colour, easy to grow, good garden plant.
History: All Crocosmia are bred fro South African species, but they tend to be hardy.
EU Rights: N/A