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Hypoxis

Common Name(s):

Previously known as:

  • Rhodohypoxis
Phonetic Spelling
hy-POK-sees
Description

Does well in a bed or rock garden; stiff leaves produced after flowering; prefers well drained, gritty soil

Space:  4 in. (10 cm)

Depth:  Cover 1 in. (2.5 cm)

Organ:  Corm

Hardiness:  Tender III - Injured below 25 degrees F (2C)

Storage:  Store corms dry at 35 degrees F (2C)

See this plant in the following landscape:
Cultivars / Varieties:
H. baurii, H. hirsuta
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Cultivars / Varieties:
H. baurii, H. hirsuta
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  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Hypoxis
    Family:
    Hypoxidaceae
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Bulb
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Gold/Yellow
    Pink
    White
  • Leaves:
    Hairs Present:
    No
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No