Plants in stock

Crocosmia aurea Orange : fact sheet


Species name:
Crocosmia aurea Orange
Common names:
Falling stars ,Montbretia ,Saffron lily ,Valentine Flower ,Valentynsblom
Description:
Valentine Flower Erect-herbaceous

Plant area

Source:
Indigenous to RSA
Endemic to:
RSA-East Coastal Belt - Summer Rain ,RSA-Bushveld - Summer Rain ,Endemic to South Africa

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 120cm
Width:
Less than 50cm
Sun:
Full or partial shade
Water:
Needs average water
Hadiness:
Hardy
Coast friendly:
No

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Bulbous-Erect
Usage:
Container/ Pot Plants/Patio plants ,Attract Butterflies ,Attract Birds
Fruit:
Dry Fruit in capsule/pod/follicle/Seed
Flowers:
Yellowish/Orange/Gold Tones ,Flowers Particularly Attractive
Flower season:
Summer (Nov.-Feb.) ,Autumn/Fall (Mar.-May)
Features:
Usually grown as a Perennial
Foliage:
Semi-Evergreen ,Leaves strap/grass/sedge/flax/-Ornamental ,Foliage Particularly Attractive ,Foliage greenish above ,Leaves Simple Entire

Plant suppliers

4 Seasons Garden Centre & Nursery

Heidelberg
tel: 016 341 5248
email: kirwan@oribi.co.za
Retail stock

Good Hope Gardens Nursery

Cape Town
cell: 082 8250913
tel: 021 7809299
email: fynbosplants@xsinet.co.za
Retail stock

Harry Goemans's Garden Centre

Cape Town
tel: 0217853201
email: info@harrygoemans.co.za
Retail stock

NED Plant

-not specified-
cell: Prince : 082684612
email: nedplant@gmail.com
Retail stock
George
tel: 044 8890055
email: andrea@newplant.co.za
Retail stock
Stellenbosch
cell: 082 9635676
tel: 021 8876972
email: karin@nonkeplants.com

Roos Nursery

Krugersdorp
cell: 0824107210
tel: 0119566939
email: accounts@roosnursery.co.za
Retail stock

SHADOWLANDS NURSERY

Cape Town
cell: 0829670213
tel: (021) 903-0050
email: info@shadowlands.co.za
Retail stock