Zones: 8 to 10
Size: 2 to 3' tall and slightly less wide
Exposure: Sun, Filtered Sun, Part Shade
Fragrant deep red flowers with a spicy fragrance in summer. Straplike leaves. Will naturalize in good conditions.
An old hybrid with unknown parentage. Hybridized by Louis Bosanquet in Florida around 1918 and named for his wife.
- Crinum asiaticum L.
- Crinum 'Birthday Party'
- Crinum bulbispermum (Burm.f.) Milne-Redh. & Schweick.
- Crinum 'Cintho Alpha'
- Crinum 'Menehune'
- Crinum x powellii Baker
- Crinum 'Sangria'
- Crinum 'Summer Nocturne'
I purchased a bulb from Eden's Blooms in April 2013 and planted it in the Pool Lawn Border.