Eremurus x isabellinus 'Cleopatra'

You can't beat the foxtail lily, with 'Cleopatra', the loveliest soft orange. Worth the expense and every inch of space you can give them. More
3 bare roots 260429-3 £8.50 In stock
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1 bare root, for spring/summer planting 209180-1 £4.50 Delivery late February
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3 bare roots, for spring/summer planting 209180-3 £9.50 Delivery late February
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For bulbs as firework rocket trails, you can't beat the foxtail lily or eremurus, with 'Cleopatra', the loveliest soft orange. This is a bulb worth the expense and every inch of space you can give them.

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Genus Eremurus
Group/Species x isabellinus
Variety Cleopatra
Type Hardy Perennial Bulb
Common Name Foxtail Lily, King's Spear
Border Position Middle
Bulb Size 1
Scent Scented
Site Full Sun, Shelter
Moisture Well-drained
Height 1.2m (4ft)
Spacing Plant the crown just below the surface, 30-35cm (12-14in) apart in a whole filled with horticultural grit.
Care Tips Mark each tuber with a can so you don't pierce the roots when you are planting around them. Support with a hazel stick in a windy site.
Flowering June
Vase Life Cut when the bottom half is in flower and remove the flowers as they wilt. Spike should last 7 -10 days if kept out of strong heat.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
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Eremurus x isabellinus 'Cleopatra' reviews

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Reviewed 5th November 2019 by Danuta

Efficient and quick