Crocosmias
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When can I cut back crocosmia leaves

Zone Littlehampton, sussex | Anonymous added on September 16, 2019 | Answered

Not many flowers and leaves laying on lawn

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GKH_Susan
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Answered on September 17, 2019

These fact sheets suggest leaving the evergreen foliage to protect plants from frost. But the flowering stems can be cut to the ground when flowering is finished in late summer/fall.

http://blogs.ifas.ufl.edu/nassauco/2017/06/01/fact-sheet-crocosmia-2/

https://depts.washington.edu/hortlib/resources/wp-resource_search.php?term=1064

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