Life Cycle Perennial
Planting Season Spring
Color Red
Growth Habit Clumping, Upright
Bloom Season Summer

Plant Characteristics Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Attracts Pollinators, Easy to Grow & Maintain
Use Cut Flower Garden
Growing Conditions Drought Tolerant, Heat Tolerant, Outdoor
Plant Resistance Deer, Rabbit

About Lucifer - Crocosmia Bulbs


Seed Type Bulb
Also known as Montbretia, Coppertips, Falling Stars

Don’t be fooled by the name, as this is the most popular variety of Crocosmia. Lucifer produce beautiful bright red blossoms vibrantly displayed from mid-summer well into fall. Crocosmia is technically not a bul; it actrually a type of corm. These are filled with vector and highly attractive to hummingbirds. These are no-nonsesense flowers with virtually free from pests and disease. The Lucifer crocosmias bring beauty and ease to any garden. They are a gorgeous addition to any floral arrangement. Their hearty nature will keep looking fresh for weeks in a vase.

Planting Information

Planting Lucifer - Crocosmia Bulbs

Planting Season Spring
Light Requirement Full Sun, Partial Shade
Planting Depth 3 inches
Plant Height 30 to 48 inches
Plant Spacing 6 to 8 inches
Hardiness Zones 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Bulb Size 8-10 cm circumference
View our Crocosmia Planting Guide to learn more.


Recommended Coverage
100 Bulbs / Spring-Planted | Ships in Spring Up to 16.75 Sq. Ft
20 Bulbs / Spring-Planted | Ships in Spring Up to 4.25 Sq. Ft
40 Bulbs / Spring-Planted | Ships in Spring Up to 8.25 Sq. Ft

Companions Plants

Companion Plants for Lucifer - Crocosmia Bulbs