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Crinum augustum 'Queen Emma' /Queen Emma crinum

Crinum augustum 'Queen Emma'  / Crinum augustum 'Queen Emma'
Striking flowers and buds
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Striking flowers and buds

Foliage is a special feature of this crinum

Attractive bloom stalk and foliage

Cluster of summer flowers

Specimen plant blooming in a Baton Rouge garden

Flowers and bud

Flowers and buds

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Scientific Name: Crinum augustum 'Queen Emma'
Common Name: Queen Emma crinum
Hardiness Zone: 8, 9, 10, 11 Determine Your Zone
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 2 -3 feet
Bloom time: Summer
Flower color: White
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist, Wet,
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
No
Landscape Categories: Tropical, Exotic, and Indoor Plants
Comments: 'Queen Emma' grows to 5 feet tall, and the strappy foliage arises from giant fleshy bulbs. Has white, purple edged, sweet scented flowers in summer. The foliage is very handsome even without the flowers which can indeed be quite spectacular. Provide full sunlight for best blooming.