Eucomis bicolour

Many pale green flowers bursting from the stem, edged in purple with a purple throat. Topped with a smaller collection of bracts or small leaves giving it the name the King flower or Pineapple flower. Large lanceolate leaves protrude from the ground, decorated undernaeth with brown-purple markings. Flowering from July to September.

Quantity   Per pack of 5 bulbs
5 £6.90 (£5.75 + VAT)
10 to 45 £5.70 (£4.75 + VAT)
50 or more £4.80 (£4.00 + VAT)

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Please expect your order to arrive in 10 working days.

Regrettably we are currently unable to send to Northern Ireland. Bulbs are on the restricted items list and our courier will not handle them. We hope to find a way forward from April. 

Eucomis bicolour details

Planting

March

April

Flowering

July

August

September

Specifications

  • Colour: Green
  • Height: 40cm
  • Perennial

Good for

  • Bees
  • Pots and containers
  • Beds and borders

How to grow

Hardiness:Hardy
Soil type:Moist but well drained
Position:Semi-shade/Full sun
Bulbs per m2:25
Planting depth:12cm

Originating in South Africa, Eucomis like a rich, gritty and free draining soil. Keep dry over winter.

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