DIERAMA

Commonly known as Angel's fishing rod, Wandflower

All flower JUL-AUG

Plants which must have been designed to dangle over a path or pool.

Once established resist the urge to move them as they are unlikely to survive.

Genus of 44 species of evergreen, cormous perennials usually found in mountainous grassland areas of Ethiopia, eastern and southern tropical Africa and South Africa.

Further Reading....
  • Evergreen
  • Bulb/Corm or rhizomatous perennial
    Cormous perennials. Erect, or semi-erect, thin, grass-like, mid- to grey green leaves to 90cm (3ft) long. Overtopped in summer by pendent, funnel- or bell-shaped flowers on arching stems.
  • Full sun
  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Graceful plants beside a pond or stream.
    Pests & Diseases
    None.
    Place of origin
    Ethiopia, eastern and southern tropical Africa, South Africa.
  • Soil Conditions
    Tolerates all
    Humus-rich and well drained. Once established will tolerate poor dry conditions - rockery or even gravel drives!
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Dierama - Growing Guide

Buy Varieties of DIERAMA

DIERAMA 'Blackberry Bells'

DIERAMA 'Blackberry Bells'

Angel's fishing rod, Wandflower

pendulous, deep purple-pink flowers

 
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DIERAMA erectum

DIERAMA erectum

Angel's fishing rod, Wandflower

flowers on into the autumn with fluorescent pink bells

 
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Available late spring to early summer 2022 - Spring according to the Met Office is defined as March 1st - May 31st. Therefore late spring is mid-April onwards. This is not a guaranteed date but an estimate and subject to availability.
DIERAMA igneum

DIERAMA igneum

Angel's fishing rod, Wandflower

needs a sunny sheltered position. Red-pink flowers, grass-like foliage

 
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DIERAMA mossii

DIERAMA mossii

Angel's fishing rod, Wandflower

a dwarf form with tubular claret bells. Flowers in late spring before other dieramas

 
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DIERAMA pulcherrimum

DIERAMA pulcherrimum

Angel's fishing rod, Wandflower

pendent bell flowers on graceful stems. Shades of mauve and pink

 
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DIERAMA pulcherrimum 'Blackbird'

DIERAMA pulcherrimum 'Blackbird'

Angel's fishing rod, Wandflower

deep wine-purple flowers

 
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DIERAMA pulcherrimum var. album

Angel's fishing rod, Wandflower

pure white

 
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