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A picture of a Corkskrew Nerine

Corkskrew Nerine

Nerine krigei

Also known as

Curly Leaved Nerine

Full Sun
Easy care


RHS hardiness


Minimum temperature


  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

More images of Corkskrew Nerine

Pale pink flowers in a large umbellate inflorescence in late summer. (Georg Fritz)
Nerine krigei grows in damp depressions in grassland. (Georg Fritz)
Nerine krigei in fruit. (Georg Fritz)
Cherry Spot Lily Borer (Diaphone mossambicensis) feeding on Nerine krigei (Clinton Rautenbach)

Corkskrew Nerine Overview

A marvellous bulbous plant that is characterized by distinctive erect, spirally twisted leaves.

Special features of Corkskrew Nerine

Attracts butterflies

Pot plant

Attracts bees