White Crinum Lily

Crinum x powellii 'Album'

White Crinum lilies are tough and bloom prolifically. The white lily shaped blooms appear from the spring through mid-summer atop three to four foot stalks. The lush foliage of this crinum makes any summer garden stay beautiful all summer long and sometimes continues to offer a late summer repeat bloom.

Bloom/Feature

3-4 foot scapes topped with white trumpet flowers

Plant Type

Bulbs

Evergreen or Deciduous

Deciduous

USDA Zones

7, 8, 9, 10

Zone Detail

0°F

Key Features

Reblooming, Returns Year After Year

Flowering Season

Spring to Summer

Use

Accent, Border, Container

Exposure

Full Sun

Water

Low

Soil Type

Tolerates a wide range

Fertilizer

Yearly in early spring

Dimensions

24" H x 20" W

Pruning

None needed

Planting Instructions

  • plant in full winter sun
  • dig hole 2X the height of the bulb
  • soil should be 2-3" over the bulb
  • water after planting
  • natural rainfall is best; summer irrigation is o.k.
  • mulch in hard frost areas