Crinum 'Mrs. James Hendry'

Mrs. James Hendry Crinum Lily

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Item #: 3045

Zones: 7a to 10b

Dormancy: Winter

Height: 48" tall

Culture: Sun to Part Sun

Origin: Hybrid

Pot Size: 3.5" pot (24 fl. oz/0.7 L)

Crinum 'Mrs. James Hendry' is a 1915 crinum hybrid from the late Henry Nehrling that's still an industry standard. Crinum 'Mrs. James Hendry' is a very compact and tidy crinum lily with glossy bright green, upright foliage. Throughout the late spring and sporadically into mid-October, the offsetting clumps are topped with 4' or taller sturdy spikes ending in large clusters of 14-16 very fragrant white flowers with a pink-lavender blush toward the tips. Crinum 'Mrs. James Hendry' is one of the first crinums to flower in the spring, beginning for us in late April and continuing into October.