Also known as
April Fool, Blood Flower, Paintbrush Lily, Powderpuff Lily, King-Of-Candia, Pincushion, Bergajuin, Bloedblom, Rooikwas, Bobbejaansool, Koning-Van-Kandie, Maartblom, Misryblom, Misryersblom, Skoensole, Velskoenblaar, Blood lily, Ox tongue lily, Cape tulip
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March Flower Overview
One of the surprises of late summer, with flowerheads like bright shaving brushes popping up from underground bulbs, is Haemanthus coccineus, which has a large number of variations and is one of 11 species of Haemanthus. ZA Distribution: Eastern Cape, Northern Cape, Western Cape.
How to propagate March Flower
By offsets or seed before growth commences in early spring.
Special features of March Flower
Other uses of March Flower
Ornamental, container, greenhouse