Specie: N. bowdenii
Guernsey lily, Cape Flower, Japanese Spider lily
Name in Latin: Amaryllidaceae
Name in English: Amaryllis Family
Origin: South Africa
Growth Habit: perennial herbaceous bulbous
Flower: small lily-like florets:clustered at the top of leafless stem in umbel patterns 6-12 florets in a cluster.
Blooming Period: Sept.- January
Leaf: strap - shaped
Care and Handling
Lasting Quality: long lasting 1-2 weeks
Amount of water: warm, moderate
Special handling: ethylene sensitive
store at room temp. lower temp will make flowers "blue". Purchase at "pencil stage"