Gloriosa 'Lime'
Gloriosa 'Lime'
Gloriosa 'Lime'

Gloriosa 'Lime'
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"Green Flame Lily"

SIZE 10/15

Good for cutting

Loved by pollinators

RHS Award of Garden Merit

Tender, move indoors
for winter


If more muted tones are your cup of tea, this effortlessly spectacular new climber Gloriosa 'Lime' exudes the tropical vibe in the most perfect, cool and calming way. Throughout summer, this generously prolific 'Flame Lily' produces masses of large pale green goblet-shaped flowers with long, elegant wavy petals, each marked with a little flash of pink on the reverse for that hint of colour and contrast. This chilled out combination of pale green blooms against lush green foliage makes for a calmly co-ordinated and sophisticated look.

Quickly scrambling up trellis or pergolas to form a beautiful screen, this fast-growing annual climber brings summer-long interest to the garden lasting from mid-summer right through to the first frosts. Perfect for planting in a container or border on a sunny patio, but also suitable for indoor growing – if you have a conservatory which could do with a bit of greenery, Gloriosa 'Lime' will happily fit the bill!


Pale green + flashes of pink


150-200 cm / 60-80"

Planting season:


Flowering time:


Botanical name:

Gloriosa Lime

Light requirements:

Partial shade / full sun

Soil moisture:



Strong but not winter hardy



  • Plant your gloriosa tubers in spring and grow on in warm, frost-free conditions to plant out after risk of frost has passed
  • Grow in borders or containers in full sun
  • Plant the tubers 5-10cm deep
  • Space the tubers about 25-30cm apart
  • Plant tuber on its side (lengthways) with any visible shoots facing upwards
  • Water-in after planting and keep hydrated while in growth

    Read more in our planting guide
  • Orders placed before 1 March 2023
    You can expect your order in March 2023
  • Orders placed 1 March - 15 April 2023
    You can expect your order in April 2023
  • Orders placed 16 April - 15 May 2023
    You can expect your order within 10 business days

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