Montbretia 'Severn Sunrise' (Crocosmia 'Severn Sunrise')
Crocosmia 'Severn Sunrise'
Variety or Cultivar:
'Severn Sunrise' ~ 'Severn Sunrise' is a perennial with an erect habit. Its narrow, sword-shaped leaves are green. In summer it bears sprays of flowers that open orange but fade to pink.
Plant in moderately fertile, humus-rich soil. Divide clumps in spring.
RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging, Beds and borders, Architectural, Banks and Slopes, City
Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)
Moist but well-drained, Well-drained
Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
North, South, East, West
Tender in frost (H3)
Maintenance hours / year: