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Bulbine frutescens

This clump forming succulent perennial is a popular waterwise garden plant. Producing star-shaped flowers in Spring and Summer carried on upright, spreading racemes. They are followed by small fruit containing black seeds which are dispersed by wind.

First Aid plant! Juice from leaf can be used for mild burns, rashes, blisters and insect bites.

Family Name:
Common Name:
Stalked bulbine (Eng.); geelkatstert (Afr.)
Plant Height:
25 cm
Flower Colour:
Yellow Orange
Flowering Time:
October, November, December, January, February, March