Archive entry 06.09.09
28th November 2008
One of the slight drawbacks to growing bulbs is that they end up looking like numberless pots of grass until they flower. I bought this particular pot of grass
eighteen months ago and I know from experience that it will continue to look like a pot of grass until suddenly one day it will flower (and with luck when
it does it will be Nerine filifolia! )
3rd September 2009
As expected, the flower arrived very suddenly. The flowers were pollinated, set seed and had started to germinate before the end of the year.
27th September 2013
A vigorous species from rocky ground in the summer rainfall area of East Cape. It is evergreen for me but looks rather tired
by the end of summer.