Floral Friday: Bulbine natalensis

Common Name: BULBINE – NATALENSIS, Ibhucu (Zulu), Rooiwortel (Afrikaans)

Scientific Name: Bulbine natalensisIMG_3902


  • Perennial
  • Frost tender evergreen perennial, broad sharp pointed fleshy yellow-green leaves.
  • Clusters of star-shaped yellow flowers on long thin flowering stems.
  • Drought resistant.
  • Full sun/ semi shadeIMG_3895

Propagation is mostly by seed, but some species form multiple heads or offsets and can be propagated with cuttings.IMG_3903

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14 thoughts on “Floral Friday: Bulbine natalensis

  1. Lovely shots, we have these in Australia also.
    Thank you for participating in last week’s Floral Friday Fotos. Look forward to seeing you link up again this week.


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