Gloriosa Superba (Bulbs)

SKU: MYBG-FLOW-BULB-TICL-1
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Rs.420
Pack: 5

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Water Requirement

Red

Flower Color

Non Fragrant

Fragrance

All Seasons

Flowering Season

Gloriosa

Genus

Medium

Maintenance

No

With Pots

Small

Size

Outdoor Shade,Outdoor Sun

Sunlight Requirement

Product Description

Gloriosa Superba is a tropical vine which grows to 6€™. This €œfragile grower€ with exotic colored flowers, narrow, waxy-edged petals is a climber needing a trellis or some type of wire or support for the tendrils to cling to.

Tiger Claw Lily

Family

Colchicaceae

Origin

East Africa & Asia

Description

Gloriosa rothschildiana is a tropical vine which grows to 6 . This fragile grower with exotic colored flowers, narrow, waxy-edged petals is a climber needing a trellis or some type of wire or support for the tendrils to cling to. The color of flower is ranging from red with yellow margins to very pale yellow forms with a mauve or purple stripe, pale white forms also occur

Plant begins blooming with 3 to 4 inch flowers having not real fragrance approximately 2 to 3 months after planting a mature bulb.

Environment

Gloriosa lilies require sun and warm temperatures, but appreciate partial shade from hot mid-day sun. Plants thrive with increased humidity around them.

Gloriosa lilies prefer organically rich, medium moisture, well-drained soil. They like a sunny spot but produce best blooms when placed in locations with some afternoon shade. After blooming, dig, dry and store the tubers in a dry medium before first frost.

Plants respond well to warm temperatures, good water and moisture and ample feeding during the growing season

Landscape Use

Used on trellis or fences. Cut flowers last up to 8 days in floral arrangements.

Caution

All parts of the plant are poisonous ...

Properly preparing the soil for bulb planting is essential! Good soil drainage is essential for planting bulbs. If your soil has a lot of clay content, consider adding a bit of coco peat. Consider your sunlight requirements based not he type of bulb you have chosen to go with. Some plants might be happy in a semi shade environment under a tree whereas someone might require full sunlight.

The general rule of thumb for planting spring bulbs is to plant two to three times as deep as the bulbs is tall. This means most large bulbs like tulips or daffodils will be planted about 8 inches deep while smaller bulbs will be planted 3-4 inches deep. Planting depth is measured from the bottom of the bulb.

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