Pineapple Lily (Eucomis comosa 'Sparkling Burgundy')

Common names:
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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 7a -17.8 °C (0 °F) to -15 °C (5 °F)
Plant Height: 1 to 2'
Plant Spread: 1'6" to 2'
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Other: Purple tinged white
Flower Time: Summer
Late summer or early fall
Underground structures: Bulb
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Leaf
Offsets
Pollinators: Flies
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Miscellaneous: Goes Dormant

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Location: Manitoba, CanadaDate: 2019-09-08
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Location: all photos from my gardensDate: 2018-06-13
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Location: Lexington, VADate: July, 2008
By rcn48
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Location: In my gardenDate: 2014-07-17
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Location: all photos from my gardensDate: 2018-06-24
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Photo courtesy of B&D Lilies  Used with Permission
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Date: 2018-06-04
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Location: My garden near Lincoln UKDate: 2010-08-23A first open flower.
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Location: My garden near Lincoln UKDate: 2010-09-01The flowers opened from the bottom up.
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Date: 2013-08-04
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Courtesy Crownsville Nursery
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Location: Manitoba, CanadaDate: 2016-08-19
By DebbieC
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Location: Knoxville, TennesseeDate: 2018-07-08July. At UT botanical garden
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2010-08-04foliage
By Joy
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Courtesy Crownsville Nursery
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Location: Georgia, USASeed-grown plants will not be true to cultivar.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Banner for December 29, 2018 by greenappleagnes by greenappleagnes Dec 31, 2018 6:05 PM 19
Pineapple lily Care? by piksihk Oct 24, 2018 3:54 PM 4
Looking for pineapple lilies by daylilly99 May 22, 2018 8:02 AM 1
Have pineapple lily for trade by daylilly99 Sep 30, 2017 10:47 AM 1
Have for trade by daylilly99 Sep 22, 2017 2:56 PM 1
Summer Blooming Bulbs 2017 by IrisLilli Mar 24, 2018 7:44 AM 294
pineapple lily ID by papa Mar 18, 2016 5:04 PM 14
2016 Spring Plant Swap Chat by critterologist May 11, 2016 1:22 PM 579
Non blooming Eucomis by DebbieC Sep 9, 2019 9:03 AM 10
Summer bulb catalogs are arriving! by gemini_sage Jan 20, 2014 7:55 PM 11

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