Giant Pineapple Lily (Eucomis pallidiflora subsp. pole-evansii)

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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 7a -17.8 °C (0 °F) to -15 °C (5 °F)
Plant Height: 3 to 6'
Plant Spread: 30" (wide strappy leaves)
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Green
Other: Green
Flower Time: Summer
Underground structures: Bulb
Uses: Cut Flower
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Leaf
Bulbs
Pollinators: Flies
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Goes Dormant

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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2017-10-04
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Location: central IllinoisDate: Augustpole-evansii compared to autumnalis
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Location: central IllinoisDate: summer 2006
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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2018-05-16
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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2009-09-01
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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2018-05-16mother bulb with offspring
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Location: Botanical Gardens of the State of Georgia...Athens, GaDate: 2018-08-31Giant Pineapple Lily 001
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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2009-09-01w/ an autumn clematis background
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Location: Wallington Hall, Northumberland, UKDate: 2008-09-13
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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2017-08-23the 'pole' part of the name
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Location: central IllinoisDate: summer 2006campares to typical Eucomis
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Location: central IllinoisDate: summer 2006
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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2013-08-06
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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2014-06-15
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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2015-10-29
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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2018-05-31
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Posted by jmorth (central Illinois) on Nov 1, 2011 11:31 AM

A behemoth.

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