Nerine Lily (Mix Colors) - Bulbs
Description for Nerine Lily (Mix Colors)
They are bulbous perennials. They produce spherical umbels of lily-like flowers in shades from white through pink to crimson. The leaves are threadlike and strap-shaped. Each flower is usually with consisting of six narrow tepals.
|Common name||Flower colours||Bloom time||Height||Difficulty|
|Nerines, Guernsey lily, Jersey lily, spider lily||Varies||Summer||Up to 26 inches||Easy to grow|
Planting and care
Peat moss, compost or ground bark can be good for planting. Plant in the spring. Plant with the neck of the bulb just exposed. Plant about 8 to 10 inches apart. You can replant in the spring/summer.
|Full sun to partial sun||Sandy Soil, Loamy Soil, Well-drained soil||Medium||18 to 28 degrees C||Use any organic fertilizer.|
Caring for Nerine Lily
- Avoid waterlogged soil.
- Reduce watering in the winter.
- Remove damaged and diseased plant parts.
- Fertilize the plant in the growing stages.
- Provide generous water when the plants are actively growing.
Typical uses of Nerine Lily
Special features: Flowers
Culinary use: NA
Ornamental use: They are used as cut flowers as they produce long-lasting blooms.
Medicinal use: NA
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