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Zephyranthes candida Flowers of the westwind Bawang sebrang Amaryllidaceae
 

Zephyranthes candida, Flowers of the westwind	, Bawang sebrang

 
Zephyranthes candida, Flowers of the westwind	, Bawang sebrang

Zephyranthes candida
Amaryllidaceae
Flower of the west wind
Indigenous to Uruguay and Argentina, this vigorous species grows to a height of 12 in (30 cm). The starry, cup-shaped, white flowers are 2 in (5 cm) wide and are borne singly on the slender stems. The grass-like foliage is evergreen Cultivation: Moderately to marginally frost hardy, they do well in sun or part-shade. They like fertile, well-drained but moist soil, but usually flower best when they have had a chance to multiply into tight clumps.
Propagate from seed.

 

 

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