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Sparaxis Tricolour (Mix)

 

Harlequin Flower Tricolour (Mix)

Sparaxis is a South African native that bears brightly coloured, funnel-shaped, unscented flowers in late Spring / early Summer.

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plant Features
  • Harlequin Flower Tricolour (Mix) likes full sun

    Full sun

  • Harlequin Flower Tricolour (Mix) likes occasional watering

    Occasional watering

  • Harlequin Flower Tricolour (Mix) is a little frost hardy: 32f (0°c)

    A little frost hardy: 32F (0°C)

  • Harlequin Flower Tricolour (Mix) likes moist and free draining

    Moist and free draining

 
plant information

Common name

Harlequin Flower Tricolour (Mix)

Latin name

Sparaxis Tricolour (Mix)

type

Cormous perennial

family

Iridaceae

ph

6.5 - 7.5 Acid - Neutral

  • Light

    Harlequin Flower Tricolour (Mix) likes full sun

    Full sun

  • Frost

    Harlequin Flower Tricolour (Mix) is a little frost hardy: 32f (0°c)

    A little frost hardy: 32F (0°C)

  • Soil

    Harlequin Flower Tricolour (Mix) likes moist and free draining

    Moist and free draining

  • Water

    Harlequin Flower Tricolour (Mix) likes occasional watering

    Occasional watering

Plant & bloom calendar

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    Best time to plant
  •  
    When the plant will bloom

full grown dimensions

The size of a fully grown Harlequin Flower Tricolour (Mix) is 0.40meters x 0.30meters 0.40 M 0.30 M

Sparaxis Tricolour (Mix)

Sparaxis is a South African native that bears brightly coloured, funnel-shaped, unscented flowers in late Spring / early Summer.


Planting

From Late Autumn TO Early Winter

Plant the corms at twice their depth in pots or in a cool green-house, or outdoors in a frost-free garden, in moist, free-draining soil or compost in a sunny position in late Autumn. The bulbs will not tolerate frost. The growing medium needs to be kept just moist - not wet - during the Winter, and then, as the leaves appear, still keep the soil moist, but not wet

 

Flowering

From Late Spring TO Early Summer

Sparaxis flower in late Spring or early Summer

 
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