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Bulbine frutescens

Bulbine frutescens

Family asphodelaceae
Life cycle perennial (Z9-11)
Flowers yellow/orange (spring-fall)
Size 12-24"
Light sun
Cultural notes drought tolerant

Succulent perennial from South Africa that expands by rhizomes into low spreading mats. Spikes of orange or yellow flowers rise above, to 1-2 feet. Hardiness varies by species and variety, for both above-ground hardiness/evergreenness, and root hardiness. We planted ours in mid-November and hope it establishes sufficiently before cold weather arrives.

In our garden, this plant grows in the following area: back fence border

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