A picture of a Triteleia

Triteleia

Triteleia spp.

Triteleia lilacina 2 by Stan Shebs (CC BY-SA 3.0)

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Half-hardy

10a

USDA zone

-1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

    • spring
    • summer
    • autumn
    • winter

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    Triteleia laxa flower in bloom
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    Triteleia Overview

    A genus of perennial cormous flowering plants native to Western USA and Mexico. They flower in late Spring to early Summer sending up umbels of funnel-shaped flowers. They are popular as rock garden plants as they prefer sheltered sunny position in freely-draining soil and are commonly known as triplet lilies.

    How to propagate Triteleia

    Seed

    Seed or offsets in autumn.

    Other uses of Triteleia

    Grown for its flowers.