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Albuca shawii

 
Synonym(s) Albuca trichophylla
Family hyacinthaceae
Life cycle perennial (Z7-11)
Flowers yellow (summer-early fall)
Size 20"
Light sun
Cultural notes well-drained soil

Bulbous plant from South Africa, with grass foliage and pendulous yellow flowers held alternatingly on a mass of slender upright stems. Dormant in winter, blooms in late spring-summer. Both the foliage and the flowers are reportedly fragrant.

In our garden, this plant grows in the following area: right-fence nursery area

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