Crinum lilies (Crinum spp.) are large, heat and moisture-loving plants, producing an abundant array of showy flowers in summer. Foliage is spirally arranged, coarse, and open. It is often used for a short, growing hedge.
|1||Crinum Lily, Spider Lilly (White) – Plant|
|2||5 inch (13 cm) Grower Round Plastic Pot (Black)|
Bulbs are easily grown in organically rich, moist, well-drained soils in full sun to light shade. North of Zone 8, plants are usually grown in large containers and brought inside in winter. Plant bulbs in pots/containers that are at least two inches larger in diameter than the bulbs.
Dark green strap-like leaves may be more than 3 feet long by 4 inches wide. Flowers are shaped like tubes that flare open into a crown of narrow petals. The flowers are white and are arranged in clusters atop thick, succulent stems. Stamens are purple in color.