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botanical name:
Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora 'Sulphurea'
Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora 'Sulphurea' © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Montbretia
family:  Iridaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 0.60m
width: 0.45m
growth rate:
growth habit: bulb/corm
leaf colour: green
flower colour: yellow
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -6°C
USDA zone: 8 to 10
description:
Cormous perennial, long narrow green leaves and sprays of bright yellow flowers in summer.

cultivation:
Moist, well drained, fertile soil in sun or part shade.
Plant corms about 10cm deep.
Cut back foliage as it discolours. Divide every five to six years. Mulch in autumn.

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