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Crinum asiaticum var. procerum /Red-leaf Giant Crinum

Crinum asiaticum var. procerum   / Crinum asiaticum var. procerum
Young plants in nursery well become up to 6 feet tall under good conditions in the landscape
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Young plants in nursery well become up to 6 feet tall under good conditions in the landscape

The leaf color makes it a striking element in the landscape

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Scientific Name: Crinum asiaticum var. procerum
Common Name: Red-leaf Giant Crinum
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 8, 9, 10, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: 5-8 feet
Spread: 3 -5 feet
Bloom time: Spring, Summer
Flower color: Pink
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist
Rate of Growth: Fast
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Landscape Categories: Plants That Attract Butterflies
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Comments: A colorful plant that becomes quite large when grown under good condions in the landscape. It is possible to grow it in a contaier so that it could be protected from freezes in winter. This plant requires constant moisture, though not poorly drained soils. It flowers repeatedly from late spring into fall.