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Hippeastrum hybrida Rilona

Botanical Name: Common Names:
Hippeastrum hybrida Rilona Amaryllis lily, Barbados Lily, Easter Lily, Cacao Lily, Cocoa Lily,
Native: Foliage Type:
No Deciduous
Plant Type: Plant Habit:
Grasses, Strappy & Tufting, Palms, Ferns & Tropical Clumping, Tufting, Upright, Upright Narrow

Deciduous perennial with fleshy green strap-like foliage and large attractive, apricot-orange lily-like flowers with deep-red veins during summer, they sit on upright strong stalks above the foliage. Flowers are available in a range of colours including yellow, orange, pink, green and white. Great for rockeries, containers and coastal gardens.

Mature Height: Mature Width:
30-60cm 30-60cm

Position: Soil Type:
Full Sun, Semi Shade Any, Clay, Loam, Sandy, Well Drained

Landscape Use(s)
Borders / Shrubbery, Coastal Garden, Courtyard, Cut Flower, Feature, Formal Garden, Fragrant Garden, Low Water Garden, Mass Planting, Tropical Garden, Container / Pot, Under Trees

Pests & Diseases: Snails And Slugs

Cultural Notes:

Plant Care
Keep moist during dry periods, Liquid feed, Mulch well

Family Name: Origin:
Amaryllidaceae Africa

Foliage Colour: Green
Flower Colour: Orange
Flower Fragrant: No
Flowering Season: Summer
Fruit: Insignificant

Requirements Tolerances
Growth Rate: Moderate
Maintenance Level: Low
Water Usage: Medium / Moderate
Drought: Medium / Moderate
Frost: Moderate
Wind: Medium / Moderate