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Plant of the Month: July

Crocosmia (montbretia)

Pronounced:

Crow-cos-mee-ah

Growing Conditions:

Full sun or partial shade and free-draining soil

Size:

Up to 90 cm (3ft) high x 60 cm (2ft) wide

Pruning:

Remove dead flower stems, lift and divide in spring every 3-5 years


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