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Eucomis autumnalis

Common name pineapple lily
Family hyacinthaceae
Life cycle perennial (Z7-10)
Flowers green
Size 18"
Light sun-part shade
Cultural notes well-drained soil
From seed germinates slowly at room temperature
detailed seed-starting info below

Produces light-green flower spikes topped with pineapple-like tufts of leaves. Reportedly flowers are long-lasting both in the garden and as a cutflower.

Eucomis autumnalis
Year-old plants showing off their burgundy-specked leaves in March

In our garden, this plant grows in the following area: rock garden zone

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Seed-starting details for this plant

  1. Seed from NARGS '19/'20 exchange. Baggy 70F (100%G, 20-34d)

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