Crinum: Identification, plant Growth and reproduction

Learn about the plant

Crinum is a genus of approximately 130 types of deciduous or time tested, bulbous perennials bought at streamsides and lake margins throughout spectacular regions and Spectacular Africa. Crinum is enormous – the 6 in. Lamp, the 3 feet taller rose-stalk, and the spectacular 7 in. Extended trumpets at the end of summertime. Be persistent in the event you start by planting a lamp – it may need a few years before blooming commences. The floral show continues 4-5 days. After flowering, it must have to rest in a fantastic area or greenhouse.

Plant growth conditions

Keep the vegetation comfortable – lowest 50F in winter. Some direct sunshine is essential. Develop in dirt-structured planting blend.

Irrigate moderately from spring season to the fall. Water sparingly in the winter months. Misting is important.

Plant reproduction

Remove offsets from older plant life and container up in the summertime. Sow seed at (70 F, 21 C) once ripe.