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Pillans’ Watsonia

Watsonia pillansii

Also known as

Summer Watsonia, Bugle Lily, Beatrice Watsonia, Suurkanol, Knolpypie, Lakpypie (Afr.), Igotyibe (isiXhosa)

Watsonia pillansii by Di Turner (http://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/)

Full Sun
Easy care
Light watering
Half-hardy

10a

USDA zone

-1°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1m

Max

50cm

50cm

Min

10cm

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Pillans’ Watsonia Overview

Watsonia pillansii has bright orange summer flowers and is a rewarding garden plant, ideal for a sunny, well-watered but well-drained spot in the garden. ZA Distribution: Eastern Cape, KwaZulu-Natal, Western Cape.

How to propagate Pillans’ Watsonia

Division

Propagate by seed in autumn or division of clumps.

Seed

Special features of Pillans’ Watsonia

Attracts birds

Pot plant

Attracts bees