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botanical name:
Tritonia disticha ssp. rubrolucens
Tritonia disticha ssp. rubrolucens © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Flame Freesia
synonyms:  Tritonia rosea
family:  Iridaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 1.20m
width: 0.20m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bulb/corm
leaf colour: green
flower colour: pink
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: neutral
minimum temp: -6°C
USDA zone: 8 to 10
description:
Cormous perennial with fans of sword-like foliage and arching stems of rose-pink flowers in mid to late summer.

cultivation:
Light, well drained soil and full sun in a mild, sheltered position.

propagation:
From seed or by separation of corms

other notes:
Related to Crocosmia.

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