Garden Plant: Pineapple Lily Oakhurst
Product Description: Pineapple Lily Oakhurst
Cold Hardy, Sun Loving, Tropical Beauty! Eucomis Oakhurst, Eucomis ‘ Oakhurst’, produces gorgeous and vibrant strap-like burgundy foliage.
The flower heads resemble pineapples and are perfectly cylindrical.
‘Oakhurst’ grows best in full sun, is heat tolerant, and forms a clump 2 feet tall and wide at maturity.
This bulbous perennial has light green leaves that have purple spots underneath.
The leaves give way to light purple flowers in mid to late summer.
‘ Oakhurst’ loves deep humus and even moisture.
Overwinter dormant bulbs in a frost-free place where not hardy.
This pineapple lily makes a great container plant and in northern climates With its tropical look, this distinctive and unusual sun loving plant exhibits a grand, upright habit that blends well in combination containers.
The flowers are excellent for cutting and last up to six weeks in a vase.
Show off its amazing colors, ‘Oakhurst’ allows a gardener to experience something new and different, so if you are a gardener that likes to try something new, ‘ Oakhurst’ is a good choice!
* Clumping, upright habit
* Burgundy foliage
* Northern climate