Common Name: Crocosmia, Montbretia, Coppertips, Falling Stars

Botanical Name: Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora

Family: Iridaceae

Native: South Africa and the grasslands of Cape Floristic Region

Colors: Red, orange and yellow

Description: Crocosmia has arching spikes of vibrant tube-shaped blossoms grown on a tall stem with sword-shaped foliage.

Shelf Life Tips: Crocosmia will last as a cut flower for about one to two weeks.

Fun Facts: Crocosmia is August’s birth flower. They also represent feelings of love.

In Season: April-October