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      Cyrtanthus breviflorus

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Key characteristics:

Common name: Yellow fire lily

Description: A bulb with strap-shaped leaves that grows in marshy areas. Tubular scented bright yellow flowers mainly in spring. Multiplies rapidly. Bulb edible. Allow for up to 10cm of water above the crown of the bulb.
Family: Amaryllidaceae
Plant type: Bulb
Origin: Indigenous - E Cape to Kenya
Growing conditions: Sun / semi shade
This plant is Evergreen
Hardiness: Hardy
Average height: 30cm
Spread: Clump forming
Flowering time: Spring
Bloom/flower colour: Yellow
Soil selection: Moist soil