Crinum asiaticum 2
Crinum asiaticum 2

Crinum asiaticum
(Tree Crinum)
(Poison Bulb)
USDA Zone: 8 - 11
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Origin: Tropical Asia
Type: Bulbs; Herbaceous; Perennial

Typical Height: 2’–5’
(0.6-1.5mts)
Typical Spread: 3’–4’
(0.9-1.2mts)

Growth: Medium
Drought Tolerance: Medium   
Salt Tolerance: High
Wind Tolerance: N/A
Foliage Color: Green
Flower Color: White
Flowering Season: Spring; Summer; Fall
Flower Feature: Showy; Fragrant
Light Needs: Medium
Nutritional Needs: Medium
Human Hazards: Poisonous
Family: Amaryllidaceae
Propagation: Division; Seeds
Leaf Type: Simple; Linear
Texture: Coarse
Environmental Issues: None

Typical sizes at the nursery:
3G (30”OA Height)
7G (36”OA Height)
15G (40”OA Height)

Typical planting distance:
36” O.C.
(0.9 mts)

Common Uses: Specimen plant
Category: Accents

Notes:  Some with bronze, purple or variegated foliage

+ In this Photo:
Crinum asiaticum
(Tree Crinum)
Flower close up

All sizes are approximates
Photo taken by:
All Landscape Data, Inc.
August 2015
Orlando
Florida USA

Sources:
Betrock’s
Reference Guide to
Florida Landscape Plants

Landscape Plants for South Florida
A manual for gardeners, landscapers and homeowners.

Betrock’s
Plant Finder

Internet Sources:
http://www.floridata.com/ref/c/crin_asi.cfm

http://www.gardenguides.com/70490-crinum-asiaticum.html

http://stokestropicals.plants.com/Crinum-asiaticum-Giant-Crinum-Lily-P260.aspx