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Cyrtanthus breviflorus : fact sheet


Species name:
Cyrtanthus breviflorus
Common names:
Wild Crocus, Geelvuurlelie, Yellow fire lily, Wildekrokus
Description:
Yellow fire lily, Erect-herbaceous

Plant area

Source:
Indigenous to RSA
Endemic to:
RSA-East Coast Semi-arid Scrub - Year Round/Summer Rain ,RSA-East Coastal Belt - Summer Rain ,RSA-Bushveld - Summer Rain ,RSA-High Veld Grasslands/Montane - Summer Rain ,Endemic to South Africa

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 80cm
Width:
Less than 50cm
Sun:
Partial sun or Partial shade
Water:
Needs average water
Hadiness:
Hardy
Coast friendly:
Yes

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Bulbous-Erect
Usage:
Container/ Pot Plants/Patio plants ,Rockery Plant ,Traditional Medicine ,General attractive garden subject
Fruit:
Dry Fruit in capsule/pod/follicle/Seed
Flowers:
Yellowish/Orange/Gold Tones ,Flowers Particularly Attractive
Flower season:
Spring (Sept.-Oct.) ,Summer (Nov.-Feb.)
Features:
Toxic ,Bulbous
Foliage:
Evergreen ,Leaves strap/grass/sedge/flax/-Ornamental ,Foliage Particularly Attractive ,Foliage greenish above ,Leaves/Leaflets Basal ,Leaves Simple Entire

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