Sand Lily (Veltheimia capensis)

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Veltheimia capensis Accepted
Veltheimia viridifolia Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Dry Mesic
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9b -3.9 °C (25 °F) to -1.1 °C (30 °F)
Leaves: Unusual foliage color
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Flower Time: Late fall or early winter
Underground structures: Bulb
Miscellaneous: Goes Dormant
Awards and Recognitions: RHS AGM


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Date: 2012-11-04
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