Clivia miniata 'French Hybrid'
Full shade, Partial shade
Water regularly; allow soil to dry slightly between watering intervals.
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|Botanical Pronunciation||KLI-vi-a min-i-A-ta|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growing; reaches 18 to 30 in. tall and wide.|
|Bloom Time||Late winter to spring|
|Design Ideas||Brings color to a shady section of the garden and brightens up dark spots with its bright orange blooms. Plant as a low border with taller plants for shade or as a cluster for an entire section.|
|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, Specimen, Woodland Garden, Cutting Garden, Dry Shade, Urban Garden|
|Light Needs||Full shade, Partial 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.|
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: 9 - 11