Stunning Starfire African Paintbrush Lily 6 pc.
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Fireworks in your garden! That?s what this 6 pc. Paintbrush Starfire Lily produces. These big heads of bloom attract the awe and attention of everyone and set the scene for the playful antics of hummingbirds that hover above them endlessly. Each flower is orange-red with protruding stamens carrying bright yellow anthers.
|Botanical Name:||Haemanthus multiflorus||Common Name:||Fireworks, Fireball, Starfire Lily||Hardiness Zone:||8-11; Cold Tolerance: 30F||Sun Shade:||Partial Sun||SKU:||R287882 / Tender Perennial (90 Day)||Bloom Time:||July-August||Cultivar:||Starfire Lily Orange/Red||HT/WD:||12-30 in / 8-12 in||Special:||Impressive big red flowers stretching 10 inches and containing up to 200 flowers; hummingbirds will love them; may be grown inside year round||Uses:||containers, warm winter gardens, cut flowers||Growing Guides:||Starfire Lily||Ships:||bulb||Shipping Schedule:||Zone Map|
The spectacular scarlet red flower head is a huge spherical umbel consisting of up to 200 flowers, held clear of the foliage at the end of a solitary stem. Each plant will produce only one flower head in a season. A flower head can reach a diameter of 10 inches and a height of 30 inches. The flowerheads last for 1 or 2 weeks and make superb cut flowers. Flowering is in midsummer. In its natural habitat it has a wide distribution in all four northern provinces of South Africa, into Swaziland, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Namibia and Botswana.