Flowers | Flower Facts | Neriner
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Name: Common names Jersey Lily,Guernsey Lily, and Spider Lily.
: The nerine is an elegant and dainty flower with long stems showing off the slender petals curled like gift ribbons.
Colour: The best known are bubblegum pink and bright tea rose tones, however they are also available in pure white and cherry red.
Availability: Virtually all year, main season June to January.
The best known variety is Nerine bowdenii, sometimes called the Jersey lily after actress Lily Langtry. The Nerine crispa has a very fine structure, which appears in late autumn, The Nerine sarniensis which has red-orange flowers appears around Christmas.
Care Tips: Nerines prefer cool temperatures but not cold.