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Winter Bulb Pre-orders Now Open
Winter Bulb Pre-orders Now Open

Scadoxus puniceus - 3 bulbs p-pack

SKU 4623939100P
Original price R 150.00 - Original price R 150.00
Original price
R 150.00
R 150.00 - R 150.00
Current price R 150.00

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What is a pre-order?

Pre-orders allow you to purchase your bulbs before they are available for delivery. We send out all our bulbs at their correct planting time.

Adorn your garden with the vibrant hues of Scadoxus puniceus. This indigenous flower provides striking beauty with minimal maintenance.
Caution: It is extremely toxic and must be kept away from children and pets.
Family name: Amaryllidaceae
Name derived from: Greek skiadion meaning parasol and doxa meaning glory
Common Name: Snake lily. 
Sun Exposure: Semi-shade. 
Planting time: All year
Flowering Time: Flowers mostly late winter to early summer.
Active growth time: Grows from late winter to late summer. 
Dormancy time: Winter.
Lifting time: No need to lift
Type (true bulb, rhizome, corm, etc): Rhizome
Mature height: 35-50cm
Planting depth: Plant with neck above soil
Planting spacing: 50cm
Lowest temperature: 5°C
Watering frequency: Weekly
Position and soil: In well-draining, rich, aerated and well-composted soil. 
Further Care: Once planted, do not disturb your Scadoxus for several years.