Bulbs of Central
and
South America
Habranthus

5202  Habranthus brachyandrus ---- Each:  $ 7.50
This gorgeous Habranthus has huge pale pink trumpets with a deep purple        
throat. One of the most beautiful in this lovely genus.


5203  Habranthus coeruleus  ---  Each:  $ 10.00  
Although the Latin name means 'blue', these are actually
a beautiful lavender color, the throat of each trumpet being green.  A
very rare species from Argentina.
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5205  Habranthus  magnoi    ---- Each: $ 7.00      
Beautiful white trumpet-shaped flowers, the petals can be tipped with pink.                 


5204  Habranthus martinezii   ---  Each:  $ 5.00/3 for $12.00
The dainty pale pink flowers with burgundy throats are produced
in abundance.


5200  Habranthus robustus ---- Each: $ 3.50 / 3 for $10.00
This vigorous Habranthus is  well-known, with large pink flowers with           
white throats produced over a long period.  Often blooms repeatedly throughout
the summer.

5210  Habranthus  tubispathus ---- Each: $ 3.50 / 3 for $ 9.00
A smaller Habranthus, with Crocus-like golden yellow flowers flushed with
copper on the outside, on 6-8" stems.  This one can bloom continuously for up
to 3 months.

5212  Habranthus tubispathus var. roseus ---- Each: $ 4.50
The coppery buds open creamy yellow, but quickly change to pink flushed      
deep rose on the outside.  Very attractive.


5216  Habranthus versicolor ---- Each: $ 6.00  
Dainty pale pink flowers with a ruby throat and dark pink on the                       
outer petals.  Very charming.


5215  Habranthus hybrid 'Russell Manning'  ---  Each:  $ 5.00
A lovely hybrid of H. robustus, with very large trumpets
the petals of which have a slight twist.  
Mexico,Central and South America. With Zephyranthes, they are often called "Rain
Lilies," blooming is stimulated by rain following a period of drought (late summer,
usually).    Zone  7-10.
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Zephyranthes      Amaryllidaceae

5400  Zephyranthes  candida  --- 5 for $ 5.00 / 15 for $ 7.50          
Z. candida is an evergreen species, rare for this genus.  It has white crocus-like reliable.  
Argentina/Uruguay


5410  Zephyranthes drummondii   Giant Prairie Lily  --- Each: $ 4.50      
Very large white flowers sometimes flushed pink on this lovely                                       
Texan Zephyranthes.  Strongly scented!


5405  Zephyranthes katherinae  --  Not available this year
NEW  --  
Wonderful sunset colors on this beautiful Zephyranthes.



5416 Zephyranthes lindleyana ---- Each: $ 4.00
The deep pink flowers have rounded petals and are held on 10" stems.                           
One of the best Mexican species.
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5415 Zephyranthes  macrosiphon ‘El Cielo’    ---- Not available this year       
Upward-facing flowers with a green center that open deep pink,                                       
then fade to a delicate pale pink.  Mexico .         



5420  Zephyranthes  primulina     --- Each:  $ 4.50  
Primrose yellow flowers distinguish this vigorous Zephyranthes.                                       
Very easy to grow.                                                                                                              


5431  Zephyranthes "Bubbles" --- Not available this year
A delightful hybrid with large pink flowers with rounded petals.                    

                                                                              
Zephyranthes are the true Rain Lilies, their
name literally meaning "Flower of the West
Wind",  the West Wind bringing rain!  Most
are small plants which do well in containers,
and are also ideally suited to the rock
garden.  They are natives of the southern
U.S., Mexico, Central and South America.  
Zones 7-10.
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