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Bulbine frutescens, Bulbine caulescens, Stalked Bulbine, Rankkopieva, Orange African Bulbine

Bulbine frutescens, Bulbine caulescens

Stalked Bulbine, Rankkopieva, Orange African Bulbine
Family: Asphodelaceae   (Formerly:Xanthorrhoeaceae)
Subfamily: Asphodeloideae
Origin: South Africa
Groundcover and low-growing 2ftFull sunDry conditionsYellow/orange flowers

Leaves: tall fleshy green cylinder, long and thin, similar to onion leaf blade. This plant grows well in a well-drained soil and is also very tolerant of poor, dry soil. Be careful not to over water, Bulbine must have a well drained soil. Bulbine grows best in full sun, has succulent foliage, and produces racemes of star-shaped yellow with orange flowers in the summer months. Recommended Temperature Zone: USDA: 9-11


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