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Cyrtanthus obliquus : fact sheet


Species name:
Cyrtanthus obliquus
Common names:
Knysna lily, Knysnalelie
Description:
Knysna lily, Erect-herbaceous

Unfortunately NO suppliers have this plant in stock at this stage!

Plant area

Source:
Indigenous to RSA
Endemic to:
RSA-Fynbos/Strandveld-Year Round Rain ,RSA-East Coast Semi-arid Scrub - Year Round/Summer Rain ,RSA-East Coastal Belt - Summer Rain ,Endemic to South Africa

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 80cm
Width:
Less than 50cm
Sun:
Full sun
Water:
Little water, Drought-tolerant once established
Hadiness:
Tender
Coast friendly:
Yes

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Bulbous-Erect
Usage:
Container/ Pot Plants/Patio plants ,Traditional Medicine
Fruit:
Blackish/Very Dark Tones ,Dry Fruit in capsule/pod/follicle/Seed
Flowers:
Flowers Particularly Attractive ,Combo Tones Greenish/Redish/Pinkish
Flower season:
Spring (Sept.-Oct.) ,Summer (Nov.-Feb.) ,Autumn/Fall (Mar.-May)
Features:
Toxic ,Bulbous
Foliage:
Evergreen ,Leaves strap/grass/sedge/flax/-Ornamental ,Foliage Particularly Attractive ,Leaves/Leaflets Basal ,Foliage greenish/greyish above