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Crocosmia 'Dusky Maiden'

Crocosmia 'Dusky Maiden'

Photo: Crocosmia 'Dusky Maiden'

General description

Stately, erect perennial produces flower spikes in dusty rose colour with a darker bee in June and again in September if they are cut back.  more heat tolerant with stronger stems.  makes an excellent cut flower or use in the back of borders.

Plant requirements

full sun, blooms in summer  -40 to 20F)

36 in. x 18 in.

 

Maintenance

water regularly until fully established.  use all purpose fertilizer in early spring before new growth has begun.

Practical use

excellent cut flowers

Properties

Height
70 cm
Color
Soil type
Loam
Sunlight
Full sun
Moisture
Well-drained
Hardiness
Hardy