Fall-blooming bulb from South Africa. I've not found a reference describing its hardiness, although it apparently does grow in the coldest area of South Africa.
This plant used to grow in our garden, but it slipped away...
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- Seed from NARGS '09/'10 exchange. Baggy 70F (4w) - 35F (86%G, 2-6w)
Apparently prefers cold conditions for germination.
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March 11, 2011