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George Davidson Crocosmia

Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora George Davidson
SKU: HC017250
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Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora 'George Davidson' (Montbretia) opens sunset orange buds to reveal soft buttery yellow star-like flowers. Flowering from mid-to-late summer they add a soft note to the intense colors of the late summer garden.
key features
Botanical Name
Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora George Davidson
Growing Zones
Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8, Zone 9
Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Deer Resistant, Rabbit Resistant, Naturalizes, Cut Flowers, Container Planting
Soil Moisture
Light Requirements
Full Sun, Morning Sun & Afternoon Shade
Mature Height
16-18" tall
Bloom Time
Mid to late summer


Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora 'George Davidson' (Montbretia) showers the garden in golden-yellow flowers in the late summer garden. Lovely with Echinacea, Agastache, Rudebeckia and other late summer bloomers, 'George Davidson' adds both delicate flowers plus lovely sword shaped green foliage to a garden setting. At 18-24" tall, plant them close together in groups of 12 bulbs or more for best effect. Long lasting cut flowers too, they will last up to two weeks in a vase. Hummingbirds and butterflies love Crocosmia, deer avoid it. Plant in spring in a sunny to part-shade spot in compost enriched well-drained soil. Crocosmia have moderate water requirements, but become more drought tolerant once established. 16-18" tall x 18" wide.