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A picture of a Chlidanthus

Chlidanthus

Chlidanthus spp.

Hippeastrum pratense 1 by Stan Shebs (CC BY-SA 3.0)

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Tender

11b

USDA zone

7°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

    • spring
    • summer
    • autumn
    • winter

    Chlidanthus Overview

    Less than 5 bulbous tropical perennials from South America, typically grown for their scented, funnel-shaped showy yellow, pink or red flowers on bare stems. Foliage is strap-shaped and measures around 30cm.

    How to propagate Chlidanthus

    Seed

    Sow seed at 13-18C, remove offsets in spring.

    Other uses of Chlidanthus

    Grown for its showy, funnel-shaped, fragrance flowers.