Attractive, exotic looking, fragrant white blooms appear above lush
broad, strap- shaped leaves.
Flowering Season: Summer.
Plant Size: 60cm H x 25cm W.
Planting Density: 30-
Multiplication Speed: Clumps
can form up to 1m wide in 4- 5 years.
Preferred Aspect: Full sun or light shade.
Plant Uses: Large
foliage feature. Cut flower. Large container plant.
organic soils. All climates except heavy frost areas.
Watering - Ensure that the soil stays moist
but well drained.
Fertilising - Well
rotted animal manure, blood and bone, or a complete fertiliser should
be worked through the soil before planting.
Lifting and storage -
Bulbs can be left in the ground to multiply for several years.
Pests - None.
Tips - Hymenocallis
are ideal for patio pots and can be brought inside when in flower. This
bulb requires a dry dormant period in autumn to flower regularly in
summer. It is ideal for sub-tropical and tropical gardens.
Check Garden Express Shop for Hymenocallis