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|Family: Iridaceae||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
|Genus: Crocosmia||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Crocosmia ×crocosmiiflora (Lemoine) N.E. Br.
Stem: < 1 m. Leaf: 30--60 cm, 1--2.5 cm wide; midvein prominent. Flower: perianth 2--5 cm, lobes < 5 cm wide.
Ecology: Common. Generally in disturbed coastal areas, roadsides, often from garden waste; Elevation: < 50 m. Bioregional Distribution: NCo, SnFrB, SCo, expected elsewhere; Distribution Outside California: alien in northwestern and southeastern North America, Australia, New Zealand, Hawaii, Madagascar, South America. Flowering Time: Jul--Aug Note: Made in France from Crocosmia pottsii (Baker) N.E. Br. × Crocosmia aurea (Hook.) Planch., both southern Africa; spreading by stolons.
eFlora Treatment Author: Peter Goldblatt
Jepson Online Interchange
Weed listed by Cal-IPC
Previous taxon: Crocosmia
Next taxon: Freesia
Citation for this treatment: Peter Goldblatt 2017. Crocosmia ×crocosmiiflora, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=77150, accessed on January 23, 2017.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2017. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on January 23, 2017.