AVERAGE SIZE (H) x (W): 0.5m x 0.3m
FLOWERING TIME:   J F M A M J J A S O N D
A deciduous bulb with long, strap-like leaves. The scented flowers are carried on a long purplish-red and green stalk above the leaves. They are large, trumpet-shaped and borne in clusters of 3-6. The flowers are available in various colours ranging from white, pink and red.
This popular plant is available in several hybrid varieties.ECOLOGICAL BENEFITS:
Attracts pollinating insects.
Add to a mixed border or grow in a pot.
The scented, trumpet-shaped flowers are carried on a long green stem. Up to twelve flowers are borne in a cluster on the tip of the flowering stem. The flowers are 10cm long and are white, pink or red. Each flower has a long upturned style amongst a group of large curved anthers that protrude from the plant. The anthers are black and shiny at first, but split open to reveal masses of sticky white pollen.
The deciduous leaves are long, mid-green and strap-shaped.
Easy to grow from seed or by dividing bulbs.