Crinum

geoffhandley(Shropshire, UK)July 17, 2005

I always coveted these after i saw a big old clump under a garden wall in Shrewsbury. So a few years ago I shelled out for one of the enormous bulbs and planted it in the best drained and sunniest place i could find - top patio by the entrance to the conservatory.

I really do like this shade of pink and it is a large clump of buds. My wife has found another flowering stem emerging today.

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enchantedplace

That is beautiful. Our crinum continues getting larger and sends up more bloom stems each year. It blooms continually for several weeks. It seems to be a 'forever' plant so hope you will enjoy yours for many years. EP

    Bookmark   July 18, 2005 at 7:29AM
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enchantedplace

Here is a full view of the crinum in full bloom. It gets bigger and better with time. EP

    Bookmark   July 18, 2005 at 5:36PM
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