Genus Species: Crinum pedunculatum
Common / Product Name: Swamp Lily
Habit: TUFTS (TF)
Height x Width: 1 – 1m x 0.50 – 0.50m
Pruning: None Light
Frost Tolerance: High
Clay & Heavy Soil Tolerance: High
Coastal Tolerance: High
Drought Tolerance: Medium
Origin: Australian Plant
Flowering: starts: Late Spring / ends: Summer
Flower Colour: White
Irrigation: No watering required once established if planted in suitable conditions. Will require water over long dry periods.
Lower Temperatures: Prefers to be planted around waters edge either coastal or riversides can tolerate temperatures as low as -8°C.
Upper Temperatures: Temperatures in the Mid 40’s°C, must be grown in areas that are wet then dry out over the summer months.
Fertilising: Slow release low phosphorus fertilizer.
Environment: Plants selected suitable for Melbourne surrounds and southern states of Australia.