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PlantFiles: Clivia
Clivia miniata 'Variegated Daruma'

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Family: Amaryllidaceae (am-uh-ril-id-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Clivia (KLY-vee-uh) (Info)
Species: miniata (min-ee-AH-tuh) (Info)
Cultivar: Variegated Daruma
Hybridized by Wang

4 members have or want this plant for trade.

Category:
Tropicals and Tender Perennials

Height:
12-18 in. (30-45 cm)
18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Spacing:
Unknown - Tell us

Hardiness:
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)
USDA Zone 11: above 4.5 C (40 F)

Sun Exposure:
Partial to Full Shade
Full Shade

Danger:
Seed is poisonous if ingested
Parts of plant are poisonous if ingested
All parts of plant are poisonous if ingested

Bloom Color:
Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Time:
Late Winter/Early Spring
Mid Spring
Late Spring/Early Summer
Mid Winter

Foliage:
Variegated
Leathery-Textured

Other details:
This plant is suitable for growing indoors
Drought-tolerant; suitable for xeriscaping
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
Suitable for growing in containers

Soil pH requirements:
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)
7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)

Patent Information:
Non-patented

Propagation Methods:
By dividing the rootball
By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)
From seed; winter sow in vented containers, coldframe or unheated greenhouse
From seed; germinate in a damp paper towel

Seed Collecting:
Remove fleshy coating on seeds before storing
Allow unblemished fruit to ripen; clean and dry seeds
Seed does not store well; sow as soon as possible

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Profile:

2 positives
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive JoshY46013 On Jul 16, 2010, JoshY46013 from Anderson, IN (Zone 6a) wrote:

Very beautiful plant, compact and has great foliage! Mine isn't as Variegated as some but it is variegated! It has yet to flower, but I'm sure it will soon :)

Positive revlar On Oct 2, 2009, revlar from Brooksville, FL (Zone 9b) wrote:

This variety of Clivia is from Chinese breeding and we imported several in 2007. China and Japan are producing more compact plants, concentrating on leaf form and color .. the flowers are a bonus

Regional...

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

Fremont, California
Brooksville, Florida
Lady Lake, Florida
Nashua, New Hampshire
Spring, Texas



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