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Bessera

Common Name(s):
Coral drops
Cultivar(s):
B. elegans
Category:
Summer Bulbs
Comment:

Thin leaves spread out on the ground; wiry stems produce fuchsia-like flowers; prefers well-drained, sandy soil

Season:
Summer
Light:
Full- PM Sun
Color:
Red, purple
Height:
24 in. (60 cm)
Space:
7-8 in.
Depth:
Cover 4 in. (10 cm)
Organ:
Corm
Hardiness:
Tender III- injured below 25 degrees F (2 degrees C)
Storage:
Store corms dry or, if container-grown, dry the planting medium and store at 35-41 degrees F (2-5 degrees C)

NCCES plant id: 867

Bessera elegans Bessera elegans
Indi Ranen, CC-BY-SA-2.0
Bessera elegans Bessera elegans
Tim Waters, CC BY-NC-ND - 2.0
Bessera elegans Bessera elegans
Leonora Enking, CC-BY-SA-2.0