Gymea Lily

Scientific Name: 
Doryanthes excelsa
Family Name: 
Doryanthaceae
Place of Origin: 
Australia
Plant Description: 
A stunning, lush plant with magestic flowering spear
Plant Height: 
4m + taller flower spike
Plant Width: 
3m
Plant Use: 
Edible
Craft/Construction/Fibre
Harvest Period: 
All year
Of Interest: 
Not just a pretty flower, roots and young flower spikes can be roasted and eaten. Leaves can be used to weave baskets.
Annual, Biannual or Perennial: 
Perennial
Climate: 
Temperate
Deciduous or Evergreen: 
Evergreen

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