PlantsDrimiopsis→Giant Squill (Drimiopsis botryoides)

Botanical names:
Drimiopsis botryoides Accepted
Ledebouria botryoides Synonym
Drimiopsis kirkii Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9a -6.7 °C (20 °F) to -3.9 °C (25 °F)
Plant Height: 12 to 24 inches
Leaves: Deciduous
Other: Green with darker green spots.
Fruit: Other: Small subglobose capsule containing 1 to 2 seeds.
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Spring
Late spring or early summer
Underground structures: Bulb
Suitable Locations: Houseplant
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Leaf
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Goes Dormant

Showing the beautiful markings on the leaf of Drimiopsis Kirkii a

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Does anyone perhaps know what this plant is? by kotaza Mar 23, 2021 2:10 AM 8

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