The fragrant clivia plant is a succulent that can be used as a houseplant or grown outdoors. The plant is often grown in greenhouses, where it can be enjoyed all year long. Clivia plants are fairly easy to grow, and they come in a variety of colors and shapes. They thrive in bright light but will grow in lower light conditions if they are given enough water.
The Fragrant Clivia plant is a beautiful, delicate plant that has the ability to make your home smell and look fantastic. This plant is not invasive, so it will not take over your home. The Fragrant Clivia plant needs just a little bit of care, and it will thrive. When you buy a Fragrant Clivia plant, be sure to get one that has been grown in a controlled environment. This way you know that the plant is healthy and will grow into an amazing specimen.
How to grow clivia
Grow Clivia under cover in a frost-free location, in good light but in direct sunlight, avoiding hot rooms. Water regularly in summer but water sparingly in winter when the plant is 'rested' in a cool place. Feed in spring and summer, and deadhead when flowering is complete.
Caring for clivia
Seasonal watering and 'resting' the plant in winter are the keys to keeping clivia blooming year after year.
In summer, water regularly but moderately, so the compost remains moist but not wet.
In winter, from November to March, 'rest' clivia in a cool place (at a maximum temperature of 10°C) and with little water.