Aloha Lily® – Leia
Leia is available February – July.
‘Leia’ (pronounced ‘Lay-ah’) means “Child of Heaven”. This eucomis hybrid blooms hot-pink to lavender “pineapple” flowers that have a distinct tropical fragrance. ‘Leia’ is a natural dwarf that is full bodied and floriferous. The foliage on the ‘Leia’ is delicate and purple spotted. Well suited to pot culture, ‘Leia’ can also be used as a perennial landscape plant in USDA zones 7-11. ‘Leia’ blooms can also be used as a very long lasting cut flower with stems sizes up to 18 inches when grown under shade cover or in denser plantings. Easy to grow and tolerates some neglect.