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Crocosmia ‘John Boots’


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Crocosmia ‘John Boots’

Better known as montbretia.

Flower Colour: Yellow
Flowering Time: August-September
Height: 70-100cm/28-40″
Planting time: Spring
Position: Sun/part shade
Soil type: Well drained
Planting depth: 2x depth of bulb
Spacing: 20cm/8″
Sold as: Corm, (6+)

Additional information


10 Bulbs, 20 Bulbs


  • Plant when danger of frost has passed and soil has warmed.
  • Alternatively start them off in a greenhouse.
  • Good in borders, pots or containers.
  • Make sure soil is well drained, planting 2- 3 times the depth of the bulb.
  • Water well after planting and keep moist.
  • Let the foliage die back naturally, to put the goodness back in the bulb.
  • In the right conditions these bulbs will naturalise.
  • Hardy in all but extreme conditions.
  • Crocosmia can take a while to establish themselves.

Delivery Information

Please note: Dispatch is from the beginning of March