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Crocosmia Firestars 'Firestarter'


Crocosmia Firestars 'Firestarter' is a montbretia with bright orange-yellow tubular flowers edged and centred with orange-red.

Crocosmia 'Firestarter' belongs to the Firestars series that will set your garden aflame with eye-catching, bicolour tubular blooms in sprays of brilliant orange-yellow accented with striking orange-red edges and central stripes on tall 30 inch stems. A prolific, compact montbretia that is easy to grow and will multiply annually. Flowers are long lasting when used in arrangements. Attracts pollinators. Deer resistant.

Common Name: Montbretia - [Summer B&B Pre-Order]

Family: Iridaceae (The Iris Family)

Zone Hardiness: 6-10

Light: Full Sun, Part Sun, Part Shade

Height: 2-4'

Width: 8-12"

Primary Bloom Colour: Yellow

Secondary Bloom Colour: Orange

Class: Deciduous

Type: Perennial

Bloom Time: Summer

Soil Moisture: Average, Drought Tolerant

Stem Colour: Burgundy

Fragrance: No


Benefits: Hummingbirds, Butterflies, Bees

Deer Resistant: Unknown

BC Native: No

Native Habitat: Native to grasslands in Southern Africa.


Geogrpahical Origin: Europe and Africa - Southern Africa and Madagascar

Miscellaneous - Garden Origin

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