Habranthus robustus grow and care – geophyte of the genus Habranthus robustus and also known as Pink rain lily, Habranthus robustus perennial deciduous plant used as ornamental cut flower plant, can grow in mediterranean, subtropical or temperate climate and growing in hardiness zone 8-10
Leaves are narrow and grow in groups linked together.
Habranthus robustus flowers
Flower color white, pink or white with pink there are 6 petals with 6 yellow stamens, flower start to grow in the first rains, after this the leaves start to grow.
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How to grow Habranthus robustus growing and care:
Well drain soil
What is the best way to start growing? Plant / seed / bulbs
Is it necessary to graft or use vegetative reproduction? No,
Difficulties or problems when growing: ?
Planting season: Summer, autumn, winter
Pests and diseases: Slugs, snails
Pruning season: Summer
How to prune: When all the leaves are dry, prune all
Size of the plant? 20-50cm, 8-20 inches
Growth speed in optimal condition: Average growing
Water requirement: Average amount of water
Light conditions in optimal condition for growing: Full Sun
Is it possible to grow indoor as houseplant? No
Growing is also possible in a planter /flowerpot / containers: Yes
Bloom season: Autumn and rarely in spring
General information about the flower: Flower color can be: white, pink or white with pink there are 6 petals with yellow stamens