Plants in stock

Eucomis autumnalis : fact sheet


Species name:
Eucomis autumnalis
Common names:
Pineapple flower ,Pineapple flower or lily ,Wildepynappel
Description:
Pineapple flower 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

Plant size and micro-climate

Height:
Less than 80cm
Width:
Less than 50cm
Sun:
Full sun
Water:
Needs average water
Hadiness:
Hardy
Coast friendly:
No

Plant appearance and usage

Type:
Erect - Perennials ,Bulbous-Erect
Usage:
Traditional Medicine ,Attract Butterflies
Fruit:
Inconspicuous or No Fruit
Flowers:
Greenish Tones ,Yellowish/Orange/Gold Tones ,Whiteish/Cream/Very Pale Tones ,Flowers Particularly Attractive
Flower season:
Summer (Nov.-Feb.) ,Autumn/Fall (Mar.-May)
Features:
Foliage:
Evergreen ,Leaves form rosette ,Leaves strap/grass/sedge/flax/-Ornamental ,Leaves/Leaflets Basal

Plant suppliers

4 Seasons Garden Centre & Nursery

Heidelberg
tel: 016 341 5248
email: kirwan@oribi.co.za
Retail stock
Johannesburg
cell: 0716719324
tel: 0110420000
email: info@gardengoods.co.za
Retail stock

Good Hope Gardens Nursery

Cape Town
cell: 082 8250913
tel: 021 7809299
email: fynbosplants@xsinet.co.za
Retail stock

Kraaibosch Nurseries

George
tel: 044 8890092
email: info@kraaibosch.com
Retail stock
George
tel: 044 8890055
email: andrea@newplant.co.za
Retail stock

Siyakula Indigenous Nursery

Magaliesburg
tel: 0122580381
email: siyakula@lantic.net
Retail stock