50 (90)cm, makes red to orange flowers on upright stems. Native of rocky and sandy soils from Cold Bokkeveld to Koo. For any rich, well drained soil in a sunny spot. Requires a good winter protection (i.e. dry mulch layer). Best grown in pots under frostfree conditions in a cool greenhouse or wintergarden with reduced watering and a winter minimum of some 5°C. VII-VIII.