- Crocosmia a.Golden Ballerina - Upright stems with bright orange flowers in late Summer - Deep green upright foliage - associates well with other plants
Crocosmia a.Golden Ballerina, also known as Montbretia. A clump forming cormous perennial with upright lance shaped leaves and upright stems bearing bright orange flowers in mid-summer carried on gracefully arching stems.
Crocosmia a.Golden Ballerina is hardy and is excellent for a late summer of colour. Plant in full sun in a well drained soil. The name Crocosmia originates from the greek works for safron (Krokos) and smell (osme) because when rubbed the leaves smell of Safron! Native to Africa these plants have large attractive flowers and are hardy, they can be grown in a patio pot or border
Genus: Crocosmia Variety: a. Golden Ballerina Category: Perennial Reference: crgbal
Height & Spread: HT.90cm Flower Colour: Orange Foliage: Deciduous Soil Type: Most Aspect: full sun or part shade
Colours and sizes are approximate and are intended as a guideline and may vary according to local conditions