PlantsRhodophiala→Oxblood Lily (Rhodophiala bifida)

Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Plant Height: 10-19 inches
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Late summer or early fall
Underground structures: Bulb
Uses: Cut Flower
Will Naturalize
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Propagation: Other methods: Offsets
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Awards and Recognitions: Other: UC Davis Arboretum All Star


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Plant Events from our members
piksihk On September 24, 2019 Bloomed
1 bloom frt of Rangoon Creeper
piksihk On August 26, 2019 Bloomed
Round clay pot HW -
piksihk On April 16, 2018 Transplanted
These were in window box planter. Front of white spider lily - and lilium - along back fence
piksihk On September 1, 2015 Transplanted
HW front of Mexican flame vine
piksihk On August 28, 2015 Bloomed
window box - two blooms
piksihk On October 1, 2014 Maintenance performed
dug up those in square bed; potted up in 3 pots
piksihk On September 30, 2014 Miscellaneous Event
dug up many bulbs from east back/front (two bloomed)
piksihk On September 4, 2014 Bloomed
square bed
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
What is this flower/weed? by plantgirlfriend Sep 14, 2020 12:48 PM 3
What is blooming for you right now? by Iluvtobake May 7, 2021 2:02 PM 1,629
What bulbs are you planting this fall? by Kabby Jan 3, 2021 1:21 PM 117
Fall Bloomers by Bubbles Oct 18, 2017 3:17 PM 15
Texas in hot summer by needrain Oct 1, 2018 2:20 PM 35
Rhodophiala bifida, I think? by Carter Sep 30, 2016 2:47 PM 18
Oxblood Lily by klm Apr 28, 2016 8:11 PM 3
Lycoris Question by TexasPlumeria87 Jan 16, 2013 10:32 AM 25
Can someone identify this bulb? Maybe, please? by PollyK Aug 30, 2011 10:48 PM 7
Show Us Your Garden 5 by boojum Sep 30, 2010 7:58 AM 132

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