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Arthropodium strictum

Genus Species: Arthropodium strictum

Common / Product Name: Chocolate Lily

Habit: TUFTS (TF)

Available Sizes

Height x Width: 0.2 – 0.2m x 0.20 – 0.80m

Pruning: None Light

Frost Tolerance: Medium

Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: Well Drained

Coastal Tolerance: Low

Drought Tolerance: Medium

Origin: Australian Plant

Evergreen: Rhizomatous perennial

Flowering: starts: Spring

Flower Colour: Violet colour Chocolate scent

Irrigation: No watering required becomes dormant in dry periods.

Lower Temperatures:

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.

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