Belgian Hybrid Orange Clivia
Clivia miniata 'Belgian Hybrid Orange'
Water regularly; allow soil to dry slightly between watering intervals.
|Botanical Pronunciation||KLY-vee-uh min-ee-AH-tuh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growing; reaches 18 to 30 in. tall and wide.|
|Bloom Time||Late Winter to Early Spring|
|Design Ideas||Plant in a shady location in a bed, border or container. Planted in mass they brighten those sometimes colorless shade gardens. Use indoors or out for a tropical look when in bloom. The glossy, strappy foliage adds interests year round.|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers|
|Foliage Color||Dark Green|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Contemporary, Tropical|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Houseplant, Mass Planting, Woodland Garden, Cutting Garden, Dry Shade, Urban Garden|
|Light Needs||Full shade|
|Soil Needs||All-Purpose Plant Food|
|Special Feature||Clump Forming, Easy Care, Gift Plant, Shade Loving, Tolerates Acidic Soil, Waterwise, Year-round Interest|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly; allow soil to dry slightly between watering intervals.|
|Companion Plants||Cast Iron Plant (Aspidistra); Flowering Maple (Abutilon); Japanese Forest Grass (Hakonechloa); Elephant Ears (Colocasia); Fuchsia (Fuchsia); Fatsia (Fatsia)|
Thrives in rich, fast-draining soil, in dappled to deep shade; avoid direct sun exposure. Water deeply, regularly in first growing season to establish root system, allowing soil to dry slightly between intervals. Tolerates moderate drought, once established. Divide every 3 to 4 years, after flowering. May be overwintered indoors in cold climates.
This Plant's Growing Zones: ALL