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Crinums

Crinums

Crinums produce clusters of pink, rose or white lily-like blooms atop tall stems  They bloom all summer long with up to 15 4" flowers.  With their rich heady fragrance, they are a winner in the southern garden.  Zones 7-10.  See also our gorgeous Amarcrinum, a cross between Amaryllis and Crinum Moorei.


Amoenum Crinum

Amoenum Crinum
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Amoenum Crinums (also known as Himalayan Lily) are slender-petaled, fragrant white spider-shaped flowers with red tinted reverses and red filaments on very short stems.  They typically bloom in July.

Size: 20/+ cm. bulbs
Plant: 1 Per 3 Sq Ft
Bloom Time: Mid Summer
Planting Depth: 2”
Height: 36"
Zone: 7-10
Sun / Partial shade produces darker color.

Digweedii Crinum

Digweedii Crinum
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Digweedii Crinums has somewhat spidery white star-shaped flowers with a light pink stripe. The flowers open widely and are usually very fragrant. It is one of the last to bloom, generally late summer and fall. Also known as “Milk & Wine Lily” or “Nassau Lily.”

Size: 20/+ cm. bulbs
Plant: 1 Per 3 Sq Ft
Bloom Time: Mid Summer
Planting Depth: 2”
Height: 36"
Zone: 7-10
Sunny.

Ellen Bosanquet Crinum

Ellen Bosanquet Crinum
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Ellen Bosanquet Crinums (Boxanquet) have clusters of deep rose-colored flowers which bloom and re-bloom in succession in late summer. It’s drought tolerant, but also will grow in swampy conditions once established. A very hardy plant. Best color if grown in shade. Divides well.

Size: 20/+ cm. bulbs
Plant: 1 Per 3 Sq Ft
Bloom Time: Mid Summer
Planting Depth: 2”
Height: 36"
Zone: 7-10
Sunny.

Powellii Crinum

Powellii Crinum
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Powellii Crinums are hardier than most crinums. The flower stem bears a terminal cluster of about 10 blooms which open in succession. Long stems of pink blooms similar to an amaryllis with white throat and fan shaped, strap-like, slightly wavy foliage. Blooms in July and August.

Size: 20/+ cm. bulbs
Plant: 1 Per 3 Sq Ft
Bloom Time: Mid Summer
Planting Depth: 2”
Height: 36"
Zone: 7-10
Sun / Partial shade produces darker color.

Powellii Album Crinum

Powellii Album Crinum
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Powellii Album Crinum is the pure white form of powellii. It's tough, and repeatedly blooms with numerous large white flowers. Pleasantly fragrant.

Size: 20/+ cm. bulbs
Plant: 1 Per 3 Sq Ft
Bloom Time: Mid Summer
Planting Depth: 2”
Height: 36"
Zone: 7-10
Sun / Partial shade

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