Fwd: Haemanthus

J.E. Shields jshields@indy.net
Thu, 01 Nov 2012 10:11:12 PDT
Right -- white flowers?  2 to 4 erect leaves?  Not 
hairy?  Evergreen?  albiflos.

Pauculifolius has 1 or 2 leaves, very definitely hairy.

There are only three evergreen species:  albiflos, deformis, and 
pauculifolius.  All three have white flowers.

Jim Shields

At 09:26 AM 11/1/2012 -0700, you wrote:
>Too many leaves (and each too large) for paucifolius. My albiflos are only 
>a little hairy on their margin as Roland's are. It's not impossible for it 
>to be something else, but I find that with robust, evergreen Haemanthus 
>mystery plants, in most cases it's albiflos.

Jim Shields             USDA Zone 5
P.O. Box 92              WWW:    http://www.shieldsgardens.com/
Westfield, Indiana 46074, USA
Lat. 40° 02.8' N, Long. 086° 06.6' W

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