Bush Lily
Clivia miniata
 

Care advice

Watering guidelines During summer the soil should be kept moist, while during winter it just should not dry up completely.
Fertilizer suggestions Use Flower fertilizer (e.g. N8-P12-K6).
Mist requirements
Light preferences Prefers bright light but not direct sun
Temperature preference Prefers warm summer (average around 20 °C) and very cold winter (average under 10 °C) climates.
pH range 5.5 - 6.5
Acidity preference is very sensitive to basic conditions
Toxicity poisonous

Origin

Climate humid subtropical

Photo

Names

Other common names Kaffir Lily
Family Amaryllidaceae
Other scientific names Vallota miniata, Clivia miniata 'Citrina'

Characteristics

Growth form subshrub
Hardiness USDA 10 (plant tolerates a minimum temperature of -1°C)
Flowering true
Flower color
  • orange
  • yellow
  • pink
Blooming months
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    1Jan
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    2Feb
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    3Mar
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    4Apr
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    5May
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    6Jun
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    7Jul
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    8Aug
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    9Sep
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    10Oct
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    11Nov
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    12Dec
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    3
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    4
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    5
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    6
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Leaf color
  • green
Fruit color
  • red
Repotting months
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    1Jan
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    2Feb
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    3Mar
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    4Apr
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    5May
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    6Jun
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    7Jul
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    8Aug
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    9Sep
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    10Oct
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    11Nov
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    12Dec
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    8
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    9
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    10
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Repotting frequency every three to five years