Native to southern Africa, the Clivia is a hardy and water-wise understory plant. It prefers shade making it an ideal way to add colour to difficult areas of the garden. Clivia's leaves are long deep-green straps and it flowers with a brilliant orange bloom. Variants have been bred to produce a yellow flower.
|Position:||Shade, partial shade|
|Soil:||All well-drained soils|
|Pot size:||14cm, 20cm|
|About:||Clivia blooms in late winter into springtime. It needs no direct sun making ideal for using as an understory plant or in the dark areas of the garden.|