The Cecil Houdyshel Crinum Lily bulb grows into very large bulbs that can weight about five pounds each, and it blooms repeatedly all during the spring and summer. This classic Crinum that was introduced as a selection in the early 1900's was chosen from as the best choice from thousands of crinum seedlings from crosses of C. bulbispermum. The Cecil Houdyshel Crinum Lily bulb is a sensational pink cross that was made available commercially in large numbers and met with a great success as a mail order plant. The leaves are almost evergreen in winter.
• As a fresh cut flower Crinum, unopened buds will open with bright pink blooms readily if placed in full lighted windows. The flower stalks of the Cecil Houdyshel Crinum lily bulb can grow up to six feet tall. A huge bulb planting of Crinum x Cecil Houdyshel begins flowering in April and blooms again and again until Fall.
• The Cecil Houdyshel Crinum was selected almost a century ago from hundreds of seedlings of the Crinum x Powellii pink crosses. This Crinum is still today one of the most reliable bloomers and are highly recommended for massive plantings in large landscape beds.
|Recommended USDA zones for Cecil Houdyshel Crinum Bulbs:|
|Zone 6||-5° to 5° |
|Zone 7||5° to 10° |
|Zone 8||10° to 20° |
|Zone 9||20° to 30° |
|Zone 10||30° to 40° |
|Zone 11||40° to 50° |
Recommended States to grow Cecil Houdyshel Crinum
Delivery Time: Flower Bulbs are shipped October through May and should ship within ten business days from when the order was placed, while in the current shipping season. The actual delivery time will usually be within four to seven days following the date of shipping by Ty Ty Plant Nursery. Delivery time can not be guaranteed, if a package needs to arrive prior to a specific date please note in the comment section of the order or contact Ty Ty Nursery by telephone during normal business hours. Certain bulbs are only in stock seasonally and will be shipped at the appropriate time for planting.
Shipping Method: UPS Ground
*1 Year Free Plantsurance Policy is void on any shipment outside of recommended zones, and/or when the shipping is authorized by the customer during below freezing temperatures.
If plants are listed by gallon size the plant will be removed from container and have the majority of the dirt removed to allow for the best shipping.