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Fire Lily

Cyrtanthus ventricosus

Also known as

Brandlelie

Cyrtanthus ventricosus by De Waal Hugo (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/)

Full Sun
Advanced care
Tender

9a-11b

USDA zone

-7°C

Minimum temperature

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Fire Lily Overview

This plant, a true fire lily, defies the elements by producing its beautiful, salmon to scarlet blooms just nine days after the seemingly destructive effects of fire. ZA Distribution: Eastern Cape, Western Cape.

Special features of Fire Lily

Attracts birds

Attracts butterflies