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Tritoniopsis antholysa, Mountain Pipes

Tritoniopsis antholysa

Mountain Pipes
Family: Iridaceae
Origin: South Africa
Small plant 2-5 ftFull sunModerate waterPink flowersDeciduous plantAttracts butterflies, hummingbirds

The flowers are attractive to butterflies and hummingbirds. Tritoniopsis antholysa is a small shrub that can range in height from 2-5 ft. This shrub prefers full sun and should be planted in well-draining soil. It will do best with moderate water, but can tolerate some drought. The plant is perfect for adding color to a garden and its flowers are sure to attract the attention of butterflies and hummingbirds.

Tritoniopsis antholysa is hardy in USDA Zones 9-11 and is native to South Africa. This plant is deciduous, which means that it will lose its leaves in the fall and winter. When grown in mild climates, it can be planted in the ground. In colder regions, it is best to grow Tritoniopsis antholysa in a pot, so it can be moved indoors when cooler temperatures arrive. This plant needs to be brought into a cool, sunny location and watered regularly to keep it healthy. With proper planting and care, the Mountain Pipes will thrive and be a beautiful addition to your garden.




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