Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora 'Emily MacKenzie' HP
Arching spikes of crimson-splashed, bright orange, freesia-like flowers appear in August and October among sword-like, mid-green leaves. These magnificent montbretia are perfect for a mixed border in a sheltered, sunny site. The wiry stems are self-supporting. For maximum impact plant in bold drifts in a sunny, sheltered site with moderately fertile, humus-rich, well-drained soil. It makes an excellent cut flower. A reasonably fast growing variety and looks great planted in large drifts. For a sunny, well-drained spot. Not too fussy on soil type. Ht 60cm S 1m.