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Red Watsonia

Watsonia angusta

Also known as

Grootrooipypie, Rooipypie

Full Sun
Moderate care
Tender

9a-11b

USDA zone

-7°C

Minimum temperature

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Red Watsonia Overview

This beautiful plant, with striking red flowers, grows from an underground corm.  It has light green leaves shaped like a sword. The plant is useful for wet areas in the garden. ZA Distribution: Eastern Cape, KwaZulu-Natal, Western Cape.

Special features of Red Watsonia

Attracts birds

Pot plant

Wet sites