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Schizostylis (African Lily)
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Including Schizostylis coccinea ‘Jennifer’, and Schizostylis coccinea ‘Zeal Salmon’

Schizostylis

African Lily

These South African evergreen bulbs promise to ease the sadness that comes at summerís end by offering a burst of fresh autumn color.


Schizostylis coccinea ‘Alba’  full sun

Blooming on each 18 in. stem above green, sword- shaped blades are 10 to 30 snow white, starlike flowers. We contrast the blooms and foliage with the textured, golden leaves of Geranium ‘Ann Folkard’.

Blooms September – December.

Size: 18" high x 10" wide; hardy to zone 6.

Schizostylis coccinea ‘Alba’ (P-0419)
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Schizostylis coccinea ‘Jennifer’  full sun

This South African genus of evergreen bulbs promises to ease the sadness that comes at summer's end by offering a burst of fresh autumn color. Slim buds and upfacing soft pink blooms stand amidst an ebullient forest of strapping greenery. Let it flourish in a pot on the patio, where its plentiful flowers are close at hand.

Blooms September–October.

Size: 2' 0" high x 10" wide; hardy to zone 6.

Schizostylis coccinea ‘Jennifer’ (P-0777)
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Schizostylis coccinea ‘Sunrise’  full sun
Schizostylis coccinea Sunrise

With an extended blooming period and bigger blossoms than most other Schizostylis, lily-esque ‘Sunrise’ is likely to brighten your Christmas table. Slim buds and deep pink blooms stand amidst an ebullient forest of strapping greenery. Let it flourish in a pot on the patio, where its plentiful flowers are close at hand.

Blooms September–December.

Size: 15" high x 10" wide; hardy to zone 6.

Schizostylis coccinea ‘Sunrise’ (P-0809)
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Schizostylis coccinea ‘Zeal Salmon’  full sun  new plant

This South African Iris relative splashes lusty deep salmon-pink hues upon the late season garden. Springing from rhizomatous roots, grassy leafed blades present slender spikes garnished with narrow pointed buds plus satiny, cup-shaped Gladiola-like blooms, which open wider as the day progresses. ‘Zeal Salmon’ is exemplary atop a stone wall, along stairs, near the front of the border or in a container where it prefers evenly moist fertile soil.

Blooms September–October

Size: 15" high x 10" wide; hardy to zone 6.

Schizostylis coccinea ‘Zeal Salmon’ (P-0555)
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