The 'Giant Himalayan Lily' these bulbs are supplied as well rooted plants in polythene pots. These Cardiocrinum Giganteum are hardy plants and will reach a height of up to 3 metres and be topped with as many as 20 of the most fragrant white, trumpet flowers. A truly magnificent sight.
Cardiocrinum Giganteum details
- Colour: White
- Height: 300cm
- Beds and borders
How to grow
|Soil type:||Moist but well drained|
|Bulbs per m2:||5|
Plant level with the surface in a cool shady position with leafmold, sand and soil. Keep moist but not water logged. Once flowered the bulb will produce offsets that take another 3-4 years to flower. Protect from frosts with mulch or straw.
Keep your eyes peeled for lily beetle to keep the large glossy leaves looking their best.