Photo by JLBG taken at Juniper Level Botanic Gdn, NC
Crocosmia 'Jenny Bloom'
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Item #: 2824
Zones: 5a to 9b
Height: 30" tall
Pot Size: 3.5" pot (24 fl. oz/0.7 L)
(aka: C. 'Blacro') Stunning, stunning, stunning...the only word to describe this marvelous introduction from England's Blooms of Bressingham. We have grown a lot of crocosmias and this is at the top of the heap...sturdy, not overly invasive, and very weather tolerant! From underground rhizomes, flat, green, gladiolus-like leaves emerge in early spring. By mid-July, the clumps are smothered with 30" tall spikes of orange buds (RHS 25A) that open into golden-yellow (RHS 17B) hummingbird acclaimed flowers! We have only recently discovered the morons in charge of naming this plant actually gave this the cultivar name 'Blacro'...off with their heads!
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