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Bourbon Watsonia Watsonia

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Phonetic Spelling
wat-SON-ee-uh
Description

Excellent cut flower; prefers well-drained soil.  This Bugle Lily has a diameter of 12 inches with a covered depth of 3 inches with a corm being able to be stored dry at 35-41 degrees Freiheit.  Its hardiness is found in Tender III - and is injured below 25 degrees Freiheit.

See this plant in the following landscape:
Cultivars / Varieties:
  • 'Ablaze'
  • 'Mount Congreve'
'Ablaze', 'Mount Congreve'
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Cultivars / Varieties:
  • 'Ablaze'
  • 'Mount Congreve'
'Ablaze', 'Mount Congreve'
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  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Watsonia
    Family:
    Iridaceae
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Bulb
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
    Soil Drainage:
    Good Drainage
    Available Space To Plant:
    12 inches-3 feet
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Gold/Yellow
    Orange
    Pink
    Purple/Lavender
    Red/Burgundy
    White
    Flower Inflorescence:
    Corymb
    Flower Bloom Time:
    Spring
    Summer
    Flower Description:
    Flower color may include: orange, pink, purple, and yellow/red.
  • Leaves:
    Leaf Color:
    Green
    Hairs Present:
    No
    Leaf Description:
    Leaf color may include green.
  • Stem:
    Stem Color:
    Gold/Yellow
    Green
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
    Stem Description:
    Stem color may include green or yellow/green.