Peruvian Daffodil, Spider Flower
Hymenocallis 'Advance'

Family: Amaryllidaceae (am-uh-ril-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Hymenocallis (hy-men-oh-KAL-is) (Info)
Cultivar: Advance

Category:

Bulbs

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds

Flowers are fragrant

Water Requirements:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Where to Grow:

Suitable for growing in containers

Height:

12-18 in. (30-45 cm)

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Spacing:

12-15 in. (30-38 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)

USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)

USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:

White/Near White

Bloom Time:

Mid Summer

Late Summer/Early Fall

Foliage:

Evergreen

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)

Seed Collecting:

Allow pods to dry on plant; break open to collect seeds

Seed does not store well; sow as soon as possible

N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

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Pottsville, Arkansas

Brandon, Florida

Dayton, Kentucky

Portland, Oregon

Salem, Oregon

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On May 14, 2015, crazy4sedum from Pottsville, AR (Zone 7a) wrote:

Bloomed 3 years after planting the bulbs. Flowers are stunning. Waiting & hoping for blooms this year. Slow to send up foliage in spring - need to be patient

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On Mar 11, 2007, berrygirl from Braselton, GA (Zone 7b) wrote:

Advance - pure white flowers with yellow stripes in the throat; leaves are bright green; late spring flowering; 1932.

------Info from Brent & Becky's catalog.