HESPERANTHA coccinea

Commonly known as Kaffir lily

  • Red
  • Height
    60cm (24in)
  • Spread
    30cm (12in)
  • Bulb/Corm or rhizomatous perennial
    Vigorous, clump-forming rhizomatous perennial. Erect, keeled, narrow, sword-shaped leaves to 40cm (16in) long
  • Herbaceous
    Early in the year, typically January till end of March, herbaceous plants might be supplied in 9cm pots to ensure timely despatch.
  • Hardy - average winter
    Hardy through most of the UK apart from inland valleys, at altitude and central/northerly locations. May suffer foliage damage and stem dieback in harsh winters in cold gardens. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -10°C (14°F)
  • Full sun
    Shelter from cold winds

HESPERANTHA coccinea

 
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  • Additional Features
    Good to know
    Syn. Schizostylis. Divide congested clumps every few years to maintain vigour.
    Pests & Diseases
    None
    Place of origin
    South Africa, Lesotho, Swaziland
  • Flower Shape
    Cup-shaped
    Open, cup-shaped, 2cm (¾in) across
    Spikes
    Of 4-14 flowers, opening from the base
  • Hardiness
    Fully hardy
  • Seasonal Interest
    Autumn
  • Soil Conditions
    Fertile moist well-drained soil
  • Wildlife
    Rabbit Resistant
Jan
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60cm (24in)
bulb/corm - guide for size not form Watering Can
  30cm (12in)
 

Buy Varieties of HESPERANTHA coccinea

HESPERANTHA coccinea 'Fenland Daybreak'

HESPERANTHA coccinea 'Fenland Daybreak'

Kaffir lily

highly floriferous and hardy variety with pink flowers

 
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HESPERANTHA coccinea 'Major'

HESPERANTHA coccinea 'Major'

Kaffir lily

large red flowers

 
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HESPERANTHA coccinea 'Oregon Sunset'

HESPERANTHA coccinea 'Oregon Sunset'

Kaffir lily

glowing salmon-red flowers

 
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HESPERANTHA coccinea 'Pink Princess'

HESPERANTHA coccinea 'Pink Princess'

Kaffir lily

light pink flowers. Fully hardy

 
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HESPERANTHA coccinea 'Sunrise'

HESPERANTHA coccinea 'Sunrise'

Kaffir lily

large salmon-pink flowers

 
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