Wild Flowers Of Strathclyde Park

 
 

Montbretia
Crocosmia x crocosmiflora
of the Iris family
a perennial
50 -60 cm high
blooms July-September
likes woodland, hedgerows, waste ground
can be seen in the land between the Pond and Roman Bath-house.





   
This lovely flower is a hybrid between two South African species, Crocosmia pottsii and Crocosmia auria.