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Description

Milk and vine lilies are large, heat and moisture loving plants.

This old fashioned crinum lily is a low maintence plant that produces lovely, large, striped, lily-like flowe ¹ The stripes are alternately wine pink and white. The flowers also have a wonderful faintly sweet fragrance.

The tall bloom stalk stands about 18 to 36 inches above the abundant foilage and hold 5+ blooms at a time! These will produce several flower stalks during the warmer months with the majority of blooms coming in the spring and fall. These lilies will multiply by producing bulbs underground as well as from the seeds that form after the blooms. Youll have a lovely large group of these in no time. Milk and Wine Lily is native to India. Flowering: June-August. These will produce several flower stalks during the warmer months with the majority of blooms coming in the spring and fall. These lilies will multiply by producing bulbs underground as well as from the seeds that form after the blooms.

Plant Specifications

*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
Common Name Milk and Wine Lily, Ceylon swamplily, Pink striped trumpet lily, Sudarshan, Gandani-kanda, Gadambhikanda, Golkamdo, Vishamungil,Vish mungli, Sukhdarshan,Golkando, Madhuparnika, Vrishakarni.,Crinum latifolium L., Crinum latifolium,Amaryllidaceae (Nargis family),Crinum cochinchinense, Crinum longistylum, Crinum esquirolii.
Maximum Reachable Height 18-36 inches
Flower Colour Pink striped trumpet lily
Bloom Time Summer
Difficulty Level easy

Planting and care

  • Though drought resistant in times of necessity, the crinum lily prefers consistently moist soil unless dormant.
  • Plant a few of the large crinum lily bulbs for showy masses of flowers and fragrance in the landscape.

    Milk and Wine Lily care

    These bulbs are planted quite deep, plant your bulb so that the soil line is even with the ribbon tied at the top of the long stalk.

    Sunlight Full sun or partial shade
    Watering Water in well; you may want to put water in the bottom of the hole before placing the bulb in. After they are established, they dont require much water, but when first planting a good soaking will help them get over the shock of being transplanted.
    Soil Sandy, well draining, fairly dry soil.
    Temperature Minimum of 55 F.
    Fertilizer use a very light, natural fertilizer or compost.

    Milk and Wine Lily uses

    Ornamental Use:

    • They have been chosen for height, fragrance, width of petals and other attributes that found favor with gardeners

    Medicinal Use:

    • Bulbs are extremely acrid
    • When roasted, they are used as a rubefacient in rheumatism
    • Crushed and toasted bulb is applied to piles and abscesses to cause suppuration
    • The juice of the leaf is used in earache