Cape Coast Lily, River Lily, Crinum
Crinum 'Stars & Stripes'

Family: Amaryllidaceae (am-uh-ril-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Crinum (KRY-num) (Info)
Cultivar: Stars & Stripes
Hybridized by T. Howard

Category:

Bulbs

Foliage Color:

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Bloom Characteristics:

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Water Requirements:

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Where to Grow:

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Height:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Spacing:

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)

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)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:

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Bloom Color:

Red

White/Near White

Bloom Time:

Late Spring/Early Summer

Mid Summer

Foliage:

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Other details:

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Soil pH requirements:

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Propagation Methods:

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Seed Collecting:

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Regional

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

Naples, Florida

Norfolk, Nebraska

Greenville, North Carolina

Liberty, North Carolina

Pearland, Texas

Willis, Texas

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Jun 17, 2007, JeanneTX from Willis, TX (Zone 8b) wrote:

A Hybrid from that famous Texan, Thad Howard. Crinum 'Stars and Stripes' makes a small compact clump to about 20" tall. This "C. scabrum x C. erubescens" hybrid gives rise to sturdy 2 foot stalks of stunning flowers with white petals and dramatic red stripes down the center.