Clivia gardenii

FLOWER COLOUR:  
AVERAGE SIZE (H) x (W): 0.5m x 0.4m
FLOWERING TIME:   J F M A M J J A S O N D
FRUITING TIME:   J F M A M J J A S O N D

These clivias have bright green leaves that form a tuft. The leaves often differ from other species, as they have a paler section along the lower third of the leaf. The flowers are orange to red, tubular and pendulous.

ECOLOGICAL BENEFITS:
Clivias attract a host of insects to the garden.

MAINTENANCE:
Clivias are low maintenance and plants will benefit from being split every 4-5 years.

WATER REQUIREMENTS:
Water moderately

GARDEN THEMES:
Forest, formal, tropical, woodland

LANDSCAPING USES:
A valuable groundcover for densely shaded positions.
FLOWERS:
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