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Eucomis

Common Name(s):
King's flower, Pineapple lily
Cultivar(s):
E. bicolor, E. comosus , Sparkling Burgundy , E. bicolor 'Alba' , E. punctata
Category:
Summer Bulbs
Comment:

The inflorescence is a spike of numerous small flowers with a rosette of young green leaves at the end; attracts bees; prefers a well-watered soil (sand to clay); keep moist during flowering; long lasting

Season:
Summer
Light:
25% Shade
Color:
Green, purple, white, yellow, pink
Height:
12-24 in. (30-60 cm)
Space:
6-12 in. (15 cm); one per 6-in. pot
Depth:
8 in. (20 cm)
Organ:
Bulb
Hardiness:
Tender I - injured below 68 degrees F (20 degrees C)
Storage:
Store bulbs dry at 55-68 degrees F (13-20 degrees C) in Zone 6. Hardy in Zones 7-8
Tags:
summer bulb

NCCES plant id: 892

Eucomis Eucomis