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Eucrosia

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Description

Plant bulbs to a depth of 8 in. (20 cm).  Injured below 50 degrees F (10 degrees C).

 

Category:Summer Bulbs

Season: Late Spring

Light: Full-AM Sun

Color: Orange

Depth: 8 in. (20 cm)

Organ: Bulb

Hardiness: Tender II - injured below 50 degrees F (10 degrees C)

Storage: Place container or freshly harvested bulbs for 2 weeks at 90-95 degrees F (32-35 degrees C) and then store the containers or bulbs in peat or vermiculite at 70 degrees F (20 degrees C)

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  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Eucrosia
    Family:
    Amaryllidaceae
    Life Cycle:
    Bulb
    Bulb Storage:
    Place container or freshly harvested bulbs for 2 weeks at 90-95 degrees F (32-35 degrees C) and then store the containers or bulbs in peat or vermiculite at 70 degrees F (20 degrees C)
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Bulb
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
    Partial Shade (Direct sunlight only part of the day, 2-6 hours)
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Orange
    Flower Value To Gardener:
    Showy
    Flower Bloom Time:
    Spring
    Flower Description:
    Blooms in late spring
  • Leaves:
    Hairs Present:
    No
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No