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Dietes robinsoniana, Lord Howe Wedding Lily

Dietes robinsoniana

Lord Howe Wedding Lily
Family: Iridaceae
Origin: Australia
Small shrub 2-5 ftFull sunModerate waterWhite/off-white flowers

Dietes robinsoniana, the Lord Howe Wedding Lily is found naturally only on Lord Howe Island. This is the largest plant in the genus Dietes.

A sequence of large pure white flowers with yellow markings toward the centre are produced on a candelabra-like inflorescence that can produce 5-10 flowers; each flower may only stay open for one day.

In the wild it grows in large swathes on rocky headlands close to the shore in full sun.


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Dietes robinsoniana, Lord Howe Wedding Lily
Dietes robinsoniana, Lord Howe Wedding Lily
Dietes robinsoniana, Lord Howe Wedding Lily


Link to this plant:
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