Pineapple Lily (Eucomis 'Glow Sticks')

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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 6a -23.3 °C (-10 °F) to -20.6 °C (-5 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Plant Height: 12 to 18 inches
Plant Spread: 12 to 18 inches
Leaves: Deciduous
Other: New foliage is bright yellow, maturing to light green to chartreuse.
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Underground structures: Bulb
Uses: Cut Flower
Suitable as Annual
Resistances: Humidity tolerant
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Leaf
Pollinators: Flies
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Goes Dormant

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