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Dierama dracomontanum Dwarf Pink

14th June 2009

Grown from seed in 2005 it has produced large flared flowers with delicate nectar guides on the petals.

27th June 2010

In the wild it grows in grassland on the slopes of the Drakensberg Mountains in South Africa. In cultivation it is reasonably hardy but recently seed has been collected from the highest populations in the search for plants that are reasonably hardier.