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PlantFiles: Andrew's Bead-Lily, Andrews' Clintonia, Red Clintonia, Wetern Bluebead Lily
Clintonia andrewsiana

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Family: Liliaceae (lil-ee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Clintonia (klin-TOH-nee-uh) (Info)
Species: andrewsiana (an-droos-ee-AY-na) (Info)

2 members have or want this plant for trade.

Category:
Perennials

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

Spacing:
9-12 in. (22-30 cm)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 4a: to -34.4 C (-30 F)
USDA Zone 4b: to -31.6 C (-25 F)
USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)
USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)
USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)
USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)
USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)
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)

Sun Exposure:
Partial to Full Shade
Full Shade

Danger:
Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:
Magenta (Pink-Purple)

Bloom Time:
Late Spring/Early Summer

Foliage:
Herbaceous
Shiny/Glossy-Textured

Other details:
Requires consistently moist soil; do not let dry out between waterings

Soil pH requirements:
4.6 to 5.0 (highly acidic)
5.1 to 5.5 (strongly acidic)
5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)
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)
From seed; winter sow in vented containers, coldframe or unheated greenhouse

Seed Collecting:
Unknown - Tell us

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Profile:

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral mystic On Oct 30, 2002, mystic from Ewing, KY (Zone 6a) wrote:

Has bell shaped red/purple flowers in early summer followed by deep blue berries. This a clump forming perennial that does well in a woodland garden. This plant is endangered.

Regional...

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

Boulder Creek, California



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