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Pineapple Lily (Species) Two-coloured Pineapple Lily in the GardenTags plant encyclopedia

Eucomis bicolor

 

Pineapple Lily (Species) Two-coloured Pineapple Lily

Strap-like leaves with a tall stem bearing cream flowers shaped like stars that have brownish/crimson around the edges and topped with a tuft of green leaflets.

 
plant Features
  • Pineapple Lily (Species) Two-coloured Pineapple Lily likes full sun to partial shade

    Full sun to partial shade

  • Pineapple Lily (Species) Two-coloured Pineapple Lily likes frequent watering

    Frequent watering

  • Pineapple Lily (Species) Two-coloured Pineapple Lily is a little frost hardy: 32f (0°c)

    A little frost hardy: 32F (0°C)

  • Pineapple Lily (Species) Two-coloured Pineapple Lily likes moist and free draining

    Moist and free draining

 
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plant information

Common name

Pineapple Lily (Species) Two-coloured Pineapple Lily

Latin name

Eucomis bicolor

type

Bulb

family

Asparagaceae

ph

6.0 - 7.5 Acid - Neutral

  • Light

    Pineapple Lily (Species) Two-coloured Pineapple Lily likes full sun to partial shade

    Full sun to partial shade

  • Frost

    Pineapple Lily (Species) Two-coloured Pineapple Lily is a little frost hardy: 32f (0°c)

    A little frost hardy: 32F (0°C)

  • Soil

    Pineapple Lily (Species) Two-coloured Pineapple Lily likes moist and free draining

    Moist and free draining

  • Water

    Pineapple Lily (Species) Two-coloured Pineapple Lily likes frequent watering

    Frequent watering

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    Best time to plant
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full grown dimensions

The size of a fully grown Pineapple Lily (Species) Two-coloured Pineapple Lily is 0.40meters x 0.70meters 0.40 M 0.70 M

Eucomis bicolor

Strap-like leaves with a tall stem bearing cream flowers shaped like stars that have brownish/crimson around the edges and topped with a tuft of green leaflets.


Flowering

From Late Summer TO Mid Autumn

Flowering period is from late Summer to mid Autumn

 

Planting

From Mid Spring TO Late Spring

Bulbs can be planted in Spring in pots or in the ground, (but are best started in pots and planted out once growth has started).

 

Propagating

From Late Autumn TO Late Autumn

Bulblets can be planted in to pots. Propagation can also be done by leaf cuttings.

 
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