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Giant Flame Lily
Stock: Out Of Stock
SKU Code: N 41-1000g
Characteristics: Evergreen shrub 1.5 m spread 1.5 m. Flower spikes 4-6 metre
Seed per packet: Approx 15
Seed per gram: Approx 20
The Giant Flame Lily, one of the largest lillies is the world with large sword shaped bright green leaves to 1.5 metres long and spectacular large red globular flowers that occur on terminal flower spike up to 6m high.
Prefers a light well-drained soil in an open sunny position, drought resistant but frost tender.
Endemic to New South Wales.
Although seed can be sown most of the year in many parts of Australia seed is generally best sown in spring or autumn, avoid the coldest and hottest months of the year. The optimum germination temperature for germination is around 18-22°C.
General note: Seeds of many natives are dormant and require specific conditions or pre-treatment for germination.
Do not be too hasty to discard seed that does not germinate, seeds will often lay dormant until the conditions are similar to their natural requirements for germination to occur. Containers put to one side will often surprise long after they were discarded.
We now stock a range of Propagation Accessories including the popular Aquamiser Propagation Kits, Pots, Native and Forestry Tubes, Trays, Labels and more.
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