Was: Scilla peruviana, now Hardy Eucomis

Kelly Irvin kellso@irvincentral.com
Wed, 20 Aug 2008 03:31:39 PDT

Eucomis bicolor has appeared the most tender here compared to E. 
autumnalis, E. comosa, E. montana, and E. pole-evansii. Do you plant 
your Eucomis deeply?

Mr. Kelly M. Irvin
10850 Hodge Ln
Gravette, AR 72736
USDA Cold Hardiness Zone 6a/b


James Waddick wrote:
>> Responding to Adam Fisko: I got mine at a local nursery that has 
>> since gone out of business;.... (And I've never succeeded with any 
>> Eucomis outside, though I'm in the process of trying again).
> Dear Jim,
> 	I have had success with E. bicolor outdoors here and urge you 
> to try that species, too. Slow to emerge, but most reliable.
> 		Best		Jim W.

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