Crocosmia ‘Babylon’ is a large flowered orange/red coloured Montbretia. Flowers July to August. The foliage is mid-green and lance shaped in nature. Frost hardy perennial that forms a clump with time, suitable for herbaceous border. Soil type preferred is a moderately fertile humus rich, moist but well drained in sun or partial shade.
Crocosmia do like the shelter of a wall or bank, or within other planting if grown in a frost prone area, but for all intense and purpose they are hardy in most of the UK.