Lycoris: Withholding Ain't My Thing

Jim McKenney
Fri, 02 Jul 2010 17:10:34 PDT
David wrote: "I have kept one outside like that for years on the S.F.
peninsula.  Winter, cold rain; summer, food, water and sunshine; it's

David, what species is that? 

It sounds like my experience here with Tricyrtis macrantha, where a plant in
a big cement pot is thriving and should be magnificent this fall. 

If you don't know this species, try to imagine a Polygonatum with big,
Fritillaria like drooping yellow flowers profusely spotted red inside. It's
the best! You can take a look here:…

Jim McKenney

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