PlantsCrinumsCrinum 'Royal White'

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 7b -15 °C (5 °F) to -12.2 °C (10 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 10b
Plant Height: 18 to 24 inches
Leaves: Deciduous
Other: Evergreen in mild climate regions.
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Other: with light maroon-wine stripes.
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Underground structures: Bulb
Uses: Cut Flower
Will Naturalize
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Toxicity: Other: All parts are poisonous if ingested
Propagation: Seeds: Start indoors
Other info: first flowering when grown from seed usually occurs in 3-8 years
Propagation: Other methods: Offsets
Other: some old and established bulbs can be huge, weighing up to 40 lbs; crinums do not like transplanting
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots


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Location: Lowndesboro ALDate: 2015-07-12
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Location: TexasDate: FallCrinum X digweedii (Royal White)
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Solving this Crinum... by pod Aug 30, 2018 7:04 PM 92

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