Eucomis Sparkling Burgundy
‘The pineapple lily’
Supplied as a growing bulb in a 1 litre pot
Eucomis sparkling burgundy is a show stopping large bulbous perennial, with dark burgundy leaves and a tall flower stem of many star shaped white to pink flowers tinged with wine reds and purples.
This is one of the most impressive selections of the species Eucomis comosa and must be grown hard in full sun to achieve the darkest leaf and flower colours.
Can be grown in tubs or planters of free draining substrate and given winter protection or plant out in a well drained flower bed at a depth of 10-15cm and mulched over winter when dormant.
Well drained soil
RHS hardiness rating H4
Plants are supplied growing in a 1 litre potand are similar to the plants seen in pictures 4 and 5 Pictures 1, 2 and 3 show the flowers and foliage on a planted specimen and is not the plant for sale.