Gymea Lilly - Plant Native!

Gymea Lilly

Doryanthes excelsa

Striking large lily that forms bold clumps of broad spear-shaped leaves.

Striking large lily that forms bold clumps of broad spear-shaped leaves. Sturdy flowering stems, up to 3m tall, bear rounded heads of tubular, red flowers. Spectacular architectural plant with a bold, dramatic form. Flowers attract nectar-feeding birds.

Prefers moist, free-draining soil. Tolerant of dry shade, protected coastal sites. Stunning feature plant in garden settings and containers.

Plant size

Tuftie

Flower Time in Summer

Summer

Flower Time in Winter

Winter

Bird Attracting

Bird Attracting

Full Sun

Full Sun

Part Shade

Part Shade

Good for Tubs

Good for Tubs

Clay Soil

Clay Soil

Sandy Soil

Sandy Soil

Drought Tolerant

Drought Tolerant

Coastal

Coastal