Crocosmia 'Fire King'
Common Name: Montebretia Family: Iridaceae (The Iris Family)
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This old variety was bred by the Dutch growers E. H. Krelage and Sons in the early 1900's. It has large bright scarlet blooms with some orange shading. It will grow to about 16 inches tall. Popular with hummingbirds.
Southern Africa and Madagascar
||Primary Bloom Colour||Red
||Secondary Bloom Colour||Orange
|Light Exposure||Full - Part Sun
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