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EREMURUS

Commonly known as Desert candle, Foxtail lily

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Spikes of lightly scented flowers adored by bees.

Genus of about 40-50 species of clump-forming, fleshy-rooted perennials found in dry grassland and semi-desert in western and central Asia.

Further Reading....

  • Orange - 2-4cm (¾-1½in) across
  • Height - 1.5m (5ft)
  • Spread - 90cm (36in)
  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch. - robust, tufted perennial with lance-shaped, mid-green leaves 15-30cm (6-12in) long. Rosettes of basal leaves die back to the conical crown after flowering
  • Full sun - shelter from wind
  • Additional Features - Architectural interest -
  • Good to know - E. olgae x E. stenophyllus
  • Pests & Diseases - slugs
  • Place of origin - garden origin
  • Flower Shape - Racemes - - 20-50cm (8-20in) long
  • Star-shaped
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Soil Conditions - Free draining sandy soil - - fertile, sandy loam. Mulch in autumn avoiding crown
  • Wildlife - Rabbit Resistant -
1.5m (5ft)
Herbaceous - guide for size not form Watering Can
  90cm (36in)
 

Buy Varieties of EREMURUS

EREMURUS bungei

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Commonly known as: Desert candle, Foxtail lily.
(stenophyllus) - yellow Foxtail Lily
Multibuy
individually £9.00 each, 3+ £8.00 each

EREMURUS robustus   AWARD

EREMURUS robustus  >


Commonly known as: Desert candle, Foxtail lily.
Tall pale pink flower spikes with brown marked bases and yellow stamens fading to white
£15.00 each

EREMURUS Ruiter Hybrids

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Commonly known as: Desert candle, Foxtail lily.
Shades of apricot and pink
Multibuy
individually £9.00 each, 3+ £8.00 each
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Available autumn 2020 -

EREMURUS 'White Beauty Favourite'

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Commonly known as: Desert candle, Foxtail lily.
Tall spikes of white flowers
£11.50 each
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Available autumn 2020 -

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