Size: Ht 50cm Wd 70cm . Sunlight: part shade-full shade. Temperature: frost free . Foliage: Evergreen. Coastal tolerance: Suitable Provided it is protected from the sun and wind. Other features: Great as a mass planting or adding a tropical look to shady area. Can also be used as an indoor plant. Garden care: Plant in a frost free climate in a moist but well drained soil. Reduce watering over winter. Feed with Texture Plants 12 month planting food or bone meal in spring.
Originally from Sth Africa, Clivia ia an excellent plant for the shade, especially under trees. In spring (& sometimes autumn) clusters of orange tubular flowers are borne above the dark green, broad, strap-like foliage. Prefers full to semi-shade. Good drainage.