Please note that Hillview Rare Plants is now closed for business. The plants on this site remain here for information purposes only, and to continue to share Marcus' images and descriptions.
Massive golden stem erupts from a great fleshy barrel of a bulb in late summer and then bursts forth into a gloriously surreal candelabrum of lipstick-red single-flower heads. Broad, glaucous blue green leaves in winter. Mostly 3 year old bulbs.