When is the best time to plant Nerine bowdenii, and what sort of conditions do they like?

Nerine bowdenii like a warm, sunny position and they will do well planted at the foot of a south-facing wall.

Well-drained soil is essential.

Plant the bulbs in ether April or August with their tips just below soil level, and in a position where they can be left undisturbed for many years.

If flowering becomes a problem lift the bulbs, and split and replant them.


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