The flowers are soft, like velvet with a deep purple centre. Low cost, easy care, long term colour.
Incredibly tough and hardy bulbs that deliver and abundant display for several weeks. Sparaxis Purple Velvets look fantastic planted amongst grasses, in rockeries or woven through beds.
Sparaxis Purple Velvets offer low cost, easy care, long term colour.
Sparaxis Purple Velvets are cormous perennials with basal fans of erect lance shaped leaves. From spring to early summer they produce 1-5 stems that bear 2-5 widely funnel shaped flowers, each with a black or dark red central mark. Plant these colourful flowers in clumps or drifts to maximise their impact.
Mid to Late Spring
Cool to Mediterranean
Full Sun to Light Shade