A picture of a Knysna Lily

Knysna Lily

Cyrtanthus obliquus

Also known as

Fire lily

Full Sun
Moderate care
Moderate watering
Tender

H5-H1c

RHS hardiness

-15°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

70cm

Max

20cm

30cm

Min

10cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Knysna Lily Overview

Cyrtanthus obliquus is a very attractive evergreen species, with its large pendulous flowers and grey-green leaves. It would be a welcome addition to any water wise garden.

How to propagate Knysna Lily

Seed

Seed or offsets in spring.

Special features of Knysna Lily

Pot plant

Other uses of Knysna Lily

Medicinal