clivia and clivia miniata

littlem_2007July 12, 2007

can anyone tell me what is the difference between the 2; as to size, flowering habit, etc? thanks.

sue

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dries(South Africa)

Sue,
Clivia is the name of the genus. There are 5 species of clivia. Miniata (the only open type flower), Gardenii, Caulescense, Robusta and Mirabilis (the latter 4 all pendulous types.
The of course there are hybrids between the different species.
Hope this helps??

    Bookmark   July 13, 2007 at 2:08AM
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littlem_2007

hello, dries, thanks. do they all grow to about the same size and do they all require the same treatment?

sue

    Bookmark   July 13, 2007 at 6:40PM
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