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Tigridia durangense

Botanical Name: Tigridia durangense (added by Arte C., 22-OCT-09)

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General Description:

Winter dormant, Summer grower. Small plant, flower diameter is about 4 cm (Arte C., 22-OCT-09)

Distinguishing Features:

Yellow, anther-like processes on the inner tepals. (Arte C., 22-OCT-09)

Preferred Habitat:

Full sun, well drained medium. Suits pot growing. (Arte C., 22-OCT-09)


Requires dry Winter dormancy. (Arte C., 22-OCT-09)

Native Range:

Mexico. (Arte C., 22-OCT-09)

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Sources Cited:

Pacific Bulb Society web pages. (Arte C., 22-OCT-09)

Additional Comments:

Flowers only last one day. (Arte C., 22-OCT-09)

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