Common Name: Montbretia, Crocosmia. Scientifci Name: Crocosmia × crocosmiiflora. Family: Iridaceae. Genus: Crocosmia. Species: C. × crocosmiiflora. Flower color: Bright orange. Plant type: Perennials. Height: 36-48 in. (90-120 cm). Flowering Time: July to September.
Montbretia (Crocosmia × crocosmiiflora), are corms which form dense clumps of upright sword-shaped foliage. The flowers are red, orange or yellow funnel-shaped flowers on slender, arching, zigzag spikes.