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Haemanthus albiflos

Family: Amaryllidaceae

Common name: BLOOD LILY

Native to: South Africa


Type: perennial

Forms: erect, tufted

Max height: 1.3 feet

Max width: 1.3 feet


secondary color present, white/off white


green, secondary color present


Exposure: light shade, sun

Propagates by: cutting, seed

flowers in fall

flowers in winter

Soil type: well drained

USDA Zone: zone 9 to +20 f

Temp. range: +20 to +30 °F

Water: regular