Hymenocallis azteciana 'Jalisco Blue'

Jalisco Blue Aztec Spider Lily

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Item #: 8754

Zones: 7a to 10b

Dormancy: Winter

Height: 24" tall

Culture: Sun to Part Sun

Origin: Mexico

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

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Hymenocallis azteciana from West-Central Mexico is one of the most distinctive spider lilies we grow. The wide, glaucous leaves emerge in mid-June and lay flat on the ground. In mid-July, each 2' tall flower stalk is topped by a cluster of 7-9 narrow-petaled, nocturnally-fragrant pure white flowers. We have found Hymenocallis azteciana very tolerant of a wide range of conditions from slightly moist soils to very dry sites. These have thrived in our Zone 7b garden since 2008. Our 2023 Plant Delights/JLBG introduction are seed-grown from a 1998 Yucca Do collection from the state of Jalisco, southwest of Guadalajara (YD77M-44), where it was found growing in shade with begonias at 4,500' elevation.