Easter Lily Cactus
Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat.
|Botanical Pronunciation||ek-in-OP-sis ok-SY-goh-nuh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Moderate growing; reaches 1 to 1 1/2 ft. tall, 2 ft. wide.|
|Bloom Time||Spring to Summer|
|Flower Attribute||Flowers for Cutting, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Contemporary, Mediterranean, Rustic, Xeric|
|Landscape Use||Container, Rock Garden, Specimen|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, Gift Plant, Waterwise, Year-round Interest, Pet Friendly|
|Watering Needs||Once established, water occasionally; more in extreme heat.|
Thrives in average loams to lean, sandy soils with excellent drainage. Water regularly in first growing season to establish root system, allowing soil to dry slightly between intervals. Once established, reduce frequency; tolerates drought. Avoid standing water or excess winter moisture. Needs little care. Fertilize sparingly in early spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 8 - 11