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Eucomis Comosa (Pack of 3 Bulbs)
Eucomis Comosa (Pack of 3 Bulbs) Eucomis Comosa
Eucomis Comosa are of African origin and commonly named the Pineapple lily due to its resemblance of the fruit. Each stem will produce architectural foliage with long flower heads that are made up of hundreds of little star-shaped pink to purple flowers. Long flowering during the summer months. 
 
Pack of 3 Bulbs.

How to plant Eucomis

  • Find a location in full sun/partial shade.
  • Eucomis can be grown in most soil types, please ensure it is well-drained.
  • Water freely when in flower. 

How to plant Eucomis in pots

  • We recommend planting in a loam-based compost like John Innes No.3 with added grit.
  • Mix 2/3 compost to 1/3 horticultural grit. 
  • Plant in a wide, shallow pan container.
  • Plant bulbs so the tip is just below the surface.
  • Allow 7-15cm (3-6") apart.

How to plant Eucomis in the garden

  • Plant each bulb 10-15cm (4-6") deep to protect from frost damage and 15cm (6") apart.

Description

Eucomis Comosa are of African origin and commonly named the Pineapple lily due to its resemblance of the fruit. Each stem will produce architectural foliage with long flower heads that are made up of hundreds of little star-shaped pink to purple flowers. Long flowering during the summer months. 
 
Pack of 3 Bulbs.

Additional Information

Delivery / Returns

Summer Flowering Bulbs are delivered in Spring

Delivery and P&P

Summer Flowering Bulbs are dispatched from the end of February to June.
All orders should be dispatched within 3-5 working days during this time.
Postage cost to the UK is £4.99. If you are ordering from outside the UK, postage costs will vary. See Delivery page.
When your order is due for dispatch, you will receive a tracking email from us to track your parcel with the Royal Mail.
Your parcel will be sent on a 48 hour tracked service.

Returns and Refunds

You have the right to cancel your order at any time before it is dispatched.
All returns must be returned at your cost within 7 days of receipt.
Payment for the returned goods will be refunded within 7 days of the goods being received by us, less the postage charges.


Planting & Growing Instructions

How to plant Eucomis

  • Find a location in full sun/partial shade.
  • Eucomis can be grown in most soil types, please ensure it is well-drained.
  • Water freely when in flower. 

How to plant Eucomis in pots

  • We recommend planting in a loam-based compost like John Innes No.3 with added grit.
  • Mix 2/3 compost to 1/3 horticultural grit. 
  • Plant in a wide, shallow pan container.
  • Plant bulbs so the tip is just below the surface.
  • Allow 7-15cm (3-6") apart.

How to plant Eucomis in the garden

  • Plant each bulb 10-15cm (4-6") deep to protect from frost damage and 15cm (6") apart.

Care Instructions

How to care for Eucomis

  • Eucomis may need protecting over winter. Apply a mulch to protect from hard frosts. Cover with 10cm thick of bark or leaf mould. 
  • Containers can be kept in a frost-free place over winter, bring them into shelter from October. Allow the compost to dry out for the bulbs to become dormant. 
  • If you wish to lift them, dry the bulbs off and store them in a frost-free place such as a shed or greenhouse. 
  • In the spring, give your pots a top dress with a general fertiliser like Growmore. 
£7.50

Eucomis Comosa (Pack of 3 Bulbs)

Pineapple Lily
Quantity Price
1+ £7.50
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Flowering Period: July/August

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Specification
Also known as: Pineapple Lily
Genus: Eucomis Comosa
Colours: Pink/Purple
Aspect: Full Sun/Partial Shade
Height: 40cm / 16"
Planting period: Spring
Soil Type: Well-drained Soil
Bulb Size: 14/16cm
Hardiness: Apply a mulch over winter to protect against frost
Delivery time: Spring delivery (Feb to June 2021)
Also suitable for containers: Yes
Scented: No
Border Position: Front/Middle
SKU SKU17670111
  • Description
    Eucomis Comosa are of African origin and commonly named the Pineapple lily due to its resemblance of the fruit. Each stem will produce architectural foliage with long flower heads that are made up of hundreds of little star-shaped pink to purple flowers. Long flowering during the summer months. 
     
    Pack of 3 Bulbs.
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  • Delivery / Returns
  • Planting & Growing Instructions

    How to plant Eucomis

    • Find a location in full sun/partial shade.
    • Eucomis can be grown in most soil types, please ensure it is well-drained.
    • Water freely when in flower. 

    How to plant Eucomis in pots

    • We recommend planting in a loam-based compost like John Innes No.3 with added grit.
    • Mix 2/3 compost to 1/3 horticultural grit. 
    • Plant in a wide, shallow pan container.
    • Plant bulbs so the tip is just below the surface.
    • Allow 7-15cm (3-6") apart.

    How to plant Eucomis in the garden

    • Plant each bulb 10-15cm (4-6") deep to protect from frost damage and 15cm (6") apart.
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