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Sea lily

Pancratium spp.

Full Sun
Light watering
Tender

H1c

RHS hardiness

5°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Sea lily Overview

A genus of 21 accepted species of bulbous herbaceous perennial flowering plants in the Amaryllidaceae family native to Africa and Eurasia where they inhabit dry, sandy regions. They have fragrant daffodil-like usually white flowers in Summer and greyish-green strap-shaped basal leaves forming a clump. Several species are cultivated as garden or glasshouse plants.

How to propagate Sea lily

Seed

Propagate from seed in autumn.

Other uses of Sea lily

Grown for its flowers. Suitable for coastal conditions.