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Plant: Swazi lily or Summer Impala Lily (Adenium swazicum)

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Re: Impala lilly

Unread postby Imberbe » Thu Dec 03, 2009 4:42 pm

Yes, Impala lilies thrive in hot and dryer circumstance. As much as possible direct sunlight and water must be limited. It most often dies because of rot, caused by too much water. It has a bulbous root system, which provides enough water in dry circumstance. Sandy soils is great, since it prevents water from gathering around the roots.
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Re: Impala lilly

Unread postby ursnic » Mon Dec 07, 2009 1:38 pm

Thanx for the reply on my question. :D

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Re: Plant ID needed

Unread postby Spotted Cat » Fri Jan 22, 2010 2:43 pm

Please help me with the id of this plant? I've tried Google, but could only find Impala and Swazi lilies. Does this plant belong to the same group?

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Re: Plant ID needed

Unread postby Katamboega » Mon Jan 25, 2010 7:36 am

Adenium Swazicum

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Impala Lily

Unread postby grandidea » Fri Jul 29, 2011 4:52 pm

I have some Impala Lily seeds. How and when do I plant them in the EC ? Thank you R D Smith

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Re: Impala Lily

Unread postby ecojunkie » Fri Jul 29, 2011 5:03 pm

Contact Michele Hofmeyr at the Skukuza nursery (0741896354 during office hours please) for advice.
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