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Lucifer Crocosmia

Crocosmia x Lucifer
SKU: HC008679
per Bag of 10
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Crocosmia x Curtonus 'Lucifer' (Montbretia) blooms in summer with brilliant, hummingbird attracting scarlet-red flowers on arching stems. Plant Crocosmia Lucifer bulbs (corms) in spring for very showy blooms and excellent cut flowers.
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Botanical Name
Crocosmia x Lucifer
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
Average, Moist / Wet
Light Requirements
Full Sun, Morning Sun & Afternoon Shade
Mature Height
30-36" tall
Bloom Time
Mid to late summer


Crocosmia x Curtonus 'Lucifer' (Montbretia) blooms in summer with brilliant, hummingbird-attracting scarlet-red flowers on arching stems. Crocosmia 'Lucifer' bulbs (corms) will do best in rich, moisture-retentive soils, in full or partial sun. Perennial in zones 5-9. Crocosmia may not bloom the first season, especially in colder zones, but it is perennial and once established it will reward you with spectacular blooms. Cover with mulch to insulate in winter in zones 5-6.