Crocosmia – Lucifer also called Montbretia – Lucifer a member of the Iridaceae family, is a deciduous perennial. It is a clump forming perennial with tall leaves and even taller stems carrying red color, it grows to about 1.2 meters. The flowers are very bright orange red and brighten any garden or landscape. It flowers in the summer. It prefers the sun or partial shade but moist and moderately fertile, humus-rich, well-drained soil. It works well in borders adding a lot of color. You can divide them in spring.