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Sauromatum guttatum

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Features

  • BloomsMay to June
  • Height0.25m to 0.45m
  • Flower ColourYellow orange green purple

Description

Sauromatum guttatum. This species is a tuberous perennial with oblong to lance-shaped green, yellow or white spathes which are spotted with purple and are borne in late spring and early summer.

Characteristics

Perennial, Bulb

Origin

Himalayas

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Needs

  • LightPart shade
  • HardinessFrost tender (min 5°C)
  • SoilWell drained, Fertile, Humus-rich
  • WaterSemi-moist

Cultivation

They are frost-tender plants which prefer partial-shade and humus-rich, fertile, well-drained soil. You can propagate by removing offsets in winter when the plants are dormant.

Propagation

You can propagate by removing offsets in winter when the plants are dormant.

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