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Fire King Sparaxis


  • 65519
  • 10 per package
  • $99.99

  • Out Of Stock

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  • Light

    Full Sun
  • Size

    5+ cm bulb
  • Zone

    3 to 10, lift in zone 3 to 8
  • Bloom Time

    Late Spring to Midsummer
  • Height

    14"
  • Soil Requirement

    Well drained, drought-tolerant

We'll carefully pack and ship your order at the proper planting time for your hardiness zone.

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Description

A rare find that's only available from one grower! This unique variety features carmine-red and black petals set off beautifully by sunny yellow centres. Wonderful in summertime border blooms, especially when planted in masses of threes or fives, but they look spectacular in bouquets as well. Planting in full sun results in the most flowers. Easy to grow and drought tolerant.


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Details

  • Botanical NameSparaxis tricolor 'Fire King'
  • FormPerennial
  • Hardiness Zone3 to 10, lift in zone 3 to 8
  • Lift in Fall3- 8
  • Flowering TimeLate spring through midsummer
  • Light RequirementsFull Sun, Partial Shade
  • Flower ColorCarmine-red with black petals surrounding a bright yellow center
  • Flower Form1-1.5" star-shaped flowers
  • Foliage TypeDecidous, sturdy grass-like foliage
  • Growth RateFast
  • Height/Habit14"
  • Spread4 inches
  • Planting InstructionsPlant 3" deep and 4" apart
  • Soil RequirementsWell drained, drought-tolerant
  • Will TolerateAcidic Soil, Clay Soil, Dry Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil
  • PruningNot needed

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Important Shipping Notes:

Upon placing your order you will receive an email confirmation with the details of your order and a delivery estimate. You will also receive an email notification when your order actually ships with an updated arrival estimate. If you have ordered multiple items, you may receive them in more than one shipment. We will send you a separate email confirming each shipment.

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The type of product you order or the weather in our area or your area may affect the anticipated shipping schedule below.

Based on the contents of your order we always strive to ship your order complete, and as early as possible in the planting season to allow for the best root development once planted.

To promote optimum stress protection in transit and your success in the garden, bareroot perennials are kept in the ground in our nurseries until fully dormant. In the Fall these plants tend to arrive at the later end of the shipping window above.

In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to delivery your orders via the USPS or FedEx. Large orders may be shipped in more than one package.

Bulb and perennial shipments direct from Holland are harvested in July and August dependent on the season and crop. Once fully inspected and packaged they are shipped direct to you in the most efficient manner to follow the dates above.

Garden hardgoods and Gift Certificates ship with in 4-7 day.

We will pack and ship your order based on the following schedule.

Please note that we cannot ship outside the 48 contiguous states.

SPRING Shipping Schedule

  • Bareroot Perennials & Bulbs
    Zones Shipping Dates
    1AB - 5A 3/20/17 - 6/17/17
    5B 2/27/17 - 6/17/17
    6A & 10AB 2/20/17 - 6/17/17
    Last Order Date 6/12/17
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    $40.01 to $60.00 $12.95
    $60.01 to $80.00 $14.95
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