Botanical name: Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora 'Emily McKenzie'
Other names: Montbretia 'Emily McKenzie'
Variety or Cultivar: 'Emily McKenzie' _ 'Emily McKenzie' is a perennial with an upright habit. Its narrow, sword-shaped foliage is green. In summer it bears sprays of brick red buds which open into orange-red flowers which are yellow in the throat.
Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora 'Emily McKenzie' is: Deciduous
Flower: Flushed yellow, Orange-red in Summer
Foliage: Green in Spring; Green in Summer; Green in Autumn
Habit: Clump-forming, Erect
Pests: Generally pest-free.
Diseases: Generally pest-free.
Propagation methods: Division, Seed. REGISTER to read more...
Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora 'Emily McKenzie' (Montbretia 'Emily McKenzie') will reach a height of 0.6m and a spread of 0.1m after 2-5 years.
Suggested uses: Cottage/Informal, Flower Arranging, Beds and borders, Architectural, Banks and Slopes, City
Cultivation: Plant in moderately fertile, humus-rich soil in partial shade. Lift and divide congested clumps in spring.
Soil type: Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)
Soil drainage: Moist but well-drained, Well-drained
Soil pH: Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
Light: Partial Shade
Aspect: North, South, East, West
Exposure: Exposed, Sheltered
Hardiness: Hardy (H4)
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