Genus Species: Arthropodium milleflorum
Common / Product Name: Pale Vanilla Lily
Habit: TUFTS (TF)
Height x Width: 0.3 – 1m x 0.30 – 0.30m
Pruning: None Light
Frost Tolerance: Medium
Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Moist Clay soils
Coastal Tolerance: Low
Drought Tolerance: Medium
Origin: Australian Plant
Evergreen: Rhizomatous perennial
Flowering: starts: Spring
Flower Colour: Pale Pink, Pale Mauve to White
Irrigation: No watering required becomes dormant in dry periods.
Lower Temperatures: Temperatures as low as -8°C for short periods once established.
Upper Temperatures: Temperatures in the Mid 30’s°C to Low 40’s°C. Can tolerate higher temperatures for short periods over the summer months.
Fertilising: Slow release low phosphorus fertilizer.
Environment: Plants selected suitable for Melbourne surrounds and southern states of Australia.