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Hi can anyone tell me if it would be ok to replant crocosmia forms now or store them until spring thank you


  • josusa47josusa47 Posts: 3,532
    Plant them whenever you like, they're indestructible.
  • arneilarneil Posts: 254
    plant them and stand back , they will take over !
  • What Crocosmia Corms are they ? As some are more evasive than others in my experience 
  • Hostafan1Hostafan1 Posts: 31,605
    I like the idea of an evasive crocosmia
  • cowslip2cowslip2 Posts: 137
    I understand that Emily McKenzie is not at all hardy, but very delightful.
  • punkdocpunkdoc Sheffield, Derbyshire border.Posts: 11,279
    Some are "evasive", some are definitely invasive.
    He calls her the chocolate girl
    Cause he thinks she melts when he touches her
    She knows she's the chocolate girl
    Cause she's broken up and swallowed
    And wrapped in bits of silver
  • Some are Lucifer the others are shorter and orange in colour
  • FairygirlFairygirl west central ScotlandPosts: 46,245
    There's the common Montbretia, which may be what you have, and Lucifer is also fine. Crocosmias are tough. They'll be fine to plant just now as long as your ground is suitable.  :)

    Not sure where you are @cowslip, but E.McK is very hardy here, and we don't exactly have a balmy climate  ;)
    It's a place where beautiful isn't enough of a word....

  • Thanks everyone I will put em in tomorrow  
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