Scadoxus membranaceus
DWARF PAINTBRUSH LILY
Amaryllidaceae-Amaryllidoideae

 
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Plant type: evergreen bulb

Hardiness zones: 9b-11

Sunlight: hot overhead sun to dappled light

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to constantly moist

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, sand, orchid compost, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: moderate wind, second line salt wind
0.3m
Plant habit
 
0.3m

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Origins: Southern Africa

Other Botanical Names: Haemanthus membranaceus, H. puniceus var. membranaceus

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Scadoxus membranaceus
DWARF PAINTBRUSH LILY
Amaryllidaceae-Amaryllidoideae

 

Photo coming
  Plant type: evergreen bulb

Hardiness zones: 9b-11

Sunlight: hot overhead sun to dappled light

Soil Moisture: dry between watering to constantly moist

Soil: ordinary soil, enriched soil, sand, orchid compost, mildly acidic to mildly alkaline

Tolerances: moderate wind, second line salt wind
0.3m
Plant habit
 
0.3m

FEATURES

Flowers: orange-red

Flowering Time: late summer to early autumn

Leaves: mid green

Ornamental Fruit: red berry


DESIGN

Garden Styles: suits tropical, mediterranean, oriental, contemporary & cottage designs

Uses: pot, border

Growth rate: average

Maintenance Level: average

Skill Level: average






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