Plant name: Dietes grandiflora
Plant type: strappy leaf / native lilies
Origin: SOUTH AFRICA
Cultural notes: full sun and part shade both do well in good soils but Tolerates: poor conditions
Maintenance: prune foliage when necessary but avoid pruning the stem, as stem reproduces the flower. Cutting back the stem may mean that you won’t see any flower for a while.
Tolerates: light frosts and short dry periods
Flowering season: spring to summer
Flower colour: a petalled flower that has yellow, white and blue colours
Foliage colour: green strappy broad leaves
Height: up to 1m
Plant spacing: 50cm apart
Recommended uses: Work well as an accent plant, group plantings, rockeries, borders and in pots.