Commonly known as Spider lily

The popular C. powellii is a hybrid of C. bulbispermum and C. moorei.

Genus of about 130 species of deciduous or evergreen, bulbous perennials found at streamsides and lake margins throughout tropical regions and South Africa.

Further Reading....
  • Bulb/Corm or rhizomatous perennial
    Bulbous perennial. Leaves are basal and straplike. Flowers are produced on leafless stems.
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Grown for their umbels of large, showy, funnel-shaped, often scented flowers.
    Pests & Diseases
    Place of origin
    South Africa.
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
  • Toxic - Category C
    Harmful if eaten
    Bulbs (People & Pets)
  • Wildlife
    Rabbit Resistant
Crinum - Growing Guide

Buy Varieties of CRINUM

CRINUM x powellii

CRINUM x powellii

Cape lily, Indian elephant flower

semi-evergreen, lily-like with large pink flowers on tall stems

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