Dierama igneum is a small species with showers of bell-shaped flowers deeply dissected into lobes in shades of magenta-red to tomato-red.
Dierama igneum is a small species with wiry grass-like stems that produce showers of bell-shaped flowers deeply dissected into lobes in shades of magenta-red to tomato-red. Beautiful on the edge, corner or possibly at a turning point in a path so you can stop and stare! Likes a sunny spot with good drainage and extra summer moisture.
Common Name: Angel’s Fishing Rod
Family: Iridaceae (The Iris Family)
Zone Hardiness: 7-10
Light: Full Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Red
Secondary Bloom Colour: Magenta
Bloom Time: Summer
Soil Moisture: Average
Deer Resistant: Yes
BC Native: No
Geogrpahical Origin: Europe and Africa - Southern Africa and Madagascar
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