Fire Lily (Clivia miniata) in the Clivias Database

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Botanical names:
Clivia miniata Accepted
Clivia miniata var. citrina Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Partial Shade to Full Shade
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Rhizome
Uses: Will Naturalize
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Tolerates dry shade
Propagation: Seeds: Can handle transplanting
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Suitable in 3 gallon or larger

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Plant Events from our members
Australis On September 23, 2017 Transplanted
Repotted today in Orchid mix as an experiment to see if it will do better than in soil.
MrsBinWY On March 2, 2019 Bloomed
Plant grown from 1-31-2015 sowing blooming for first time.
MrsBinWY On January 12, 2019 Seeds sown
3 - remove pulp, sterilize in H2O2 solution, press ~ 1/2 way down in potting mix w/hilum exposed (but not facing straight up), use top of fish tank to maintain even warmth - all seeds rotted
MrsBinWY On January 31, 2015 Seeds sown
from plant from Logee's
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