Calflora
Taxon  Report   2431    
Crocosmia ×crocosmiiflora  (Lemoine) N. E. Br.
Coppertips,  Falling stars, Montbretia
Crocosmia Xcrocosmiiflora
© 2007 John Pelafigue
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Crocosmia Xcrocosmiiflora
© 2010 Jorg Fleige & Mimi Fleige
Crocosmia Xcrocosmiiflora
© 2007 Pat Brooks
Crocosmia ×crocosmiiflora, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild. Cal-IPC rating: Limited

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Crocosmia Xcrocosmiiflora
© 2008 Jorg Fleige
Family: IRIDACEAE  
Genus: Crocosmia
Communities: escaped cultivar
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Tritonia ×crocosmiiflora
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Dec 19, 2018).