Crinum powellii

£6.00£15.00 Inc Tax

Important Delivery Information

Please note: Dispatch is from the beginning of March

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Product Description

Crinum powellii

Also called ‘swamp lily’ as it likes moist, sunny conditions throughout the growing season.

Flower Colour: Pink
Flowering Time: August-September
Height: 75-100cm/30-40″
Planting time: Spring
Position: Sunny
Soil type: Well drained/moist
Planting depth: Leave tip of bulb showing above soil
Spacing: 30cm/12″
Sold as: Bulb, very large bulbs (42+) with side-shoots!

Shipping of bulbs ordered starts the beginning of March!

Care Information

  • Plant when danger of frost has passed and soil has warmed.
  • Alternatively start them off in a greenhouse.
  • Can be planted in the ground or in pots or containers.
  • Plant in well drained soil with the tip of the bulb showing.
  • Need a sunny location.
  • Let the foliage die back naturally, to put the goodness back in the bulb.
  • Crinum need shelter and dry conditions over winter.