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Scarborough Lily

Cyrtanthus elatus

Also known as

George Lily, Fire lily

Cyrtanthus elatus by Di Turner (http://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/)

Full Sun
Light watering
Frost Hardy

H4

RHS hardiness

-10°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

60cm

Max

10cm

30cm

Min

5cm

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Scarborough Lily Overview

This species is a deciduous perennial clump, the leaves are strap-shaped and medium green. The flowers are bright red blooms in the late summer.

How to propagate Scarborough Lily

Seed

Sow the seeds when they are ripe, remove the offsets in the spring.