Crocosmia George Davidson
Crocosmia willattract lots of wildlife into your garden including hoverflies and bumblebees. Their strong spikes and uniquely shaped arching branches producesdozens of bright golden coloured flowers, they’re an absolute delight for the summer anda perfect backdrop for yourperennial border.They will re-appear in greater abundance each year.
Details Crocosmia George Davidson
- Very easy to grow
- Low Maintenance
- Blooms: July – August
- Flower colour: yellow
- Leaf colour: Green
- Full grown height: 75 – 100 cm
- Full grown width: 10 – 25 cm
- Plant location: sunny
- Plant depth: 6 cm
- Hardiness: -15 Celsius
How to take care of Crocosmia George Davidson
Plant Crocosmia George Davidson in well-drained soil in a sheltered spot with full or partial sun. Planting in containers is not recommended. Fertilize with fish or bone meal in spring but do not use a high nitrogen content fertilizer.
After flowering allow foliage to die back naturally as this will send nutrients to Crocosmia George Davidson for next year’s bloom cut down to 2″” (5cm) above ground level in late autumn. Please note to survive harsh winters apply a mulch straw or well-rotted compost over them to avoid any frost damage.
Remove when all danger of frost has passed. Divide the clumps every few years, being careful not to separate individual strings of corms.