gardenmike
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Trying to identify orange perennial

[url=https://img79.imageshack.us/my.php?image=img1547hv3.jpg][img]https://img79.imageshack.us/img79/826/img1547hv3.th.jpg[/img][/url]

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Quietly Awesome
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Looks like Crocosmia, to me. Emily McKenzie, perhaps
https://www.bethchatto.co.uk/plant%20portraits%20c/crocosmia%20'emily%20mackenzie'.html

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https://www.helpfulgardener.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=4500

Have a look at this thread. Try not to be disappointed when you realize this is what you've got...

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Grey
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Oh now, some of us LIKE our daylilies!

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Oh I like them just fine...I found it amusing the thread posted below that one. I rather prefer the orange lillies to stay roadside, but I have tons of smaller day lillies at home.. 8)

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Those aren't Daylillies.

They're that croco whatever thing.

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Quietly Awesome is right, that's [url=https://www.floridata.com/ref/C/croc_xcr.cfm]crocosmia[/url]. I have some just like it growing just outside my back door.



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