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SKU Code: N 332
Characteristics: Perennial 30 cm spread 30 cm
Seeds per packet: 20
The fringe lily features masses of 3 petalled bright mauve-purple flowers on tall stems above tufted foliage from August to December.
Endemic to the South-West Province of Western Austraila.
Prefers a dry climate with low humidity and light to medium well-drained soil in an open sunny position, drought resistant but frost tender.
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 for this species.
Pre-treatment of smoke recommended for this speices.
This genus is responsive to smoke, although it may not critical for germination of this species it usually beneficial in reducing the number of days to germination and increasing germination rates. Smoke treatments available by clicking here.
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.
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