Gardening Information
Home Encyclopedia Video Garden Products Buy Seeds

  Gardening Themes

    Cacti
    Succulents


  Resources

    State Flowers

  Planting
    Seeds

  Seasonal Gardening
    Bulbs
    House Plants


 

IFAFA LiLY (Cyrianthus)

This South African bulbous plant is little known in America, yet it is readily obtainable and makes a lovely house plant. It is one of the amaryllis family with pendulous, funnel-shaped flowers. Culture is that of A. belladonna. Among the species and varieties offered in catalogues, you will find:

Cyrtanthus, {short description of image} Apricot apricot-pink.
Cyrtanthus mackeni white.
Cyrtanthus parviflorus scarlet.

advertisement


Advertising