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Commonly known as Summer hyacinth

Late-flowering cool, white/green clumps.

Genus of 4 species of bulbous perennials from moist grassland in South Africa and Lesotho.

Further Reading....

  • Bulb/Corm or rhizomatous perennial - bulbous perennial.
  • Herbaceous - Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features - Good to know - imrpessive when grown in bold groups. Grown for their nodding, tubular or trumpet-shaped flowers in late summer.
  • Pests & Diseases - none
  • Place of origin - South Africa
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil - likes some moisture during growing and flowering period.

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Commonly known as: Spire lily, Summer hyacinth.
Tall, white hyacinth-like flowers, scented
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