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Chasmanthe

Chasmanthe spp.

Full Sun
Moderate watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

Max

Min

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Chasmanthe Overview

Small genus of a few species endemic to South Africa's Cape Province. They are widely grown as ornamental species for their showy orange or red flowers and thus have been naturalised in many other locations such as Spain, Canary Islands, California, Algeria and Australia.

How to propagate Chasmanthe

Division

You can propagate by division in the autumn.

Other uses of Chasmanthe

Grown for their showy flowers.