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Clivia nobilis 'Fire glow'


Clivia nobilis 'Fire glow'

CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION
Evergreen clump-forming perennial with glossy dark green strap-shaped leaves. In summer stems of large fragrant orange-red flowers appear above the leaves. They grow best in a shady, frost-free site. Will grow in very dry conditions, though summer watering will encourage more flowers. Best left alone, without root disturbance for best results. Fabulous as an understory below trees.

 
Genus
Clivia
Species   nobilis
Cultivar   'Fire glow'

Common name
Kaffir lily

Family name
Amaryllidaceae
Place of origin
South Africa


DETAILS
Height
40 cm
Width
40 cm
(expected growth in average NZ conditions in 5 to 10 years)
Leaves
Evergreen

Soil Type
Grows in most soil types / Needs well drained soil

Moisture
Tolerates dry soils / Water well in summer / keep dry in winter

Exposure
Avoid frosty sites / Prefers shade

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Perennials

Category
Small, height up to 0.6 metres.
Availability
We have this currently available in a POT 2.5 container. Ask for it at your retailer.
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