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Crocosmia ‘Burnt Umber’
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Crocosmia

Montbretia

Coveted by florists, these brightly colored flowers bloom along the length of tall, arching spikes, which emerge from handsome clumps of swordlike foliage. If given well drained soil and divided every two to three years, this fountain-shaped plant will continue to pour spectacular color into your garden for a long, long time.

Crocosmia ‘Burnt Umber’ full sun  partial shade

With henna-imbued green sword-shaped blades and richly tinted burnt reddish umber blooms, this floriferous Crocosmia celebrates salsa-style colors. The narrow-leafed elegantly arching clump gives way to dark mahogany buds and lavish quantities of starry, open-faced yellow-eyed flowers. Locate near companions such as Kniphofia ‘Wol’s Red Seedling’ and Geum ‘Blazing Sunset’ and enjoy the sizzle.

Blooms August–September.

Size: 2' 0" high x 18" wide; hardy to zone 6.

Crocosmia ‘Burnt Umber’ (P-1750)
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