Mexican Shell Flower Mix 10 Bulbs -9/+ cm - Tigridia - Mixed Color!
Tiger Flowers, also known as Mexican Shellflowers, produce 3-petaled, low-growing blooms in a mix of vibrant colors, with striking spotted centers. A close relative of the iris, these 3-6" wide blooms appear on straight, green blades. Perfect for planting in containers and hardy in zones 8-10. Considered an annual in all other zones. (Tigridia pavonia)
Tigridia pavonia 'Mixture'
Sword-like leaves support colorful triangle shaped flowers which look best midday.
Mexican Shellflowers are easy to grow in full sun in well-drained soil.
Planting and Maintenance Info:
Light Requirements: Full Sun
Planting Depth: 5 Inches
Bulbs per Square Foot: 9
Like daylilies, each flower only lasts one day but new flowers appear throughout mid summer.
Blooms mid summer