Due to it's height and somewhat smaller 3" / 7 cm flowers this species is especially suited for smaller containers or garden settings. Also because it is a very proliferous bloomer. The leaves are dark green, semi-erect and sword-shaped (not arrow-shaped like the other species).
What You Need To Know Before You Plant:
When Will This Flower Bloom?
Mid Summer - Early Fall
When Should I Buy and Plant These Bulbs?
What Kind of Light Does This Bulb Prefer?
Full sun to dappled shade
What Color Will the Flower Be?
How Far Apart Should I Plant These Bulbs?
10 in / 25 cm
How Deep Should I Dig?
4 in / 10 cm
How Tall Will It Grow?
16-20 in / 40-50 cm
Recommended Number of Bulbs Per Square Foot?
Is It Deer/Critter Resistant?
How Can I Best Use It in My Landscaping?
In borders, beds, perennial gardens, pots & containers and as cutflowers.
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About the Family
Native to Southern Africa: from South Africa north to Malawi.Read More About the Family