Wedding Lily (Dietes robinsoniana)

Common names:
Give a thumbs up Wedding Lily
Give a thumbs up Lord Howe Wedding Lily

Botanical names:
Dietes robinsoniana Accepted
Moraea robinsoniana Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9b -3.9 °C (25 °F) to -1.1 °C (30 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 3 to 6 feet
Plant Spread: 3 to 6 feet
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Other: Pure white with yellow splotch near base of each main petal
Bloom Size: 2"-3"
Flower Time: Other: October and November in Australia
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger

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Posted by OldGardener (So Cal - Zone 10b) on Jul 16, 2014 10:13 AM

From the cliffs of Lord Howe Island, this Dietes has wide 2 to 3 inch strappier leaves.

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