Glory Lily (Gloriosa superba) 嘉蘭
It also is called flame lily, climbing lily, creeping lily, gloriosa lily, tiger claw, and fire lily. Unique flowers. It is native to Africa and Asia, it is well-known worldwide as an ornamental plant, a medicine, a poison, and a noxious weed (in Australia). It has fleshy long rhizome. Orange-red flowers in late spring to early fall. Nice long blooming time and flowers attract butterflies and humming birds. USDA Zones:8-11. Mature size:6′-8′(H)X3′-4′(W). It is a nice climber. If you live in cold climate just lift the rhizome and store somewhere indoors like in the basement.
百合科嘉蘭屬,全株有毒. 花形美而奇特,可以用種子或扦插枝條來繁殖. 花期很長,春末開到初秋. 花吸引蜂蝶及蜂鳥. 成熟株高6-8呎,寬幅3-4呎. 容易栽種也容易以種子或扦插方式來繁殖. 它耐熱不耐寒. 若種在溫帶地區,根需起出貯存在室內如地下室之類的地方渡過冬天.