Albuca spiralis L.f.

Corkscrew Albuca


Family: Asparagaceae

Genus: Albuca

Category: Bulb

Zones: 9 to 10

Size: 8" tall and wide

Exposure: Part Shade

Description: 

Spiral linear leaves. Flowers pale green with yellow margins, pendant. Winter growing, summer dormant. Needs well drained soil. Hardy to the low 20s.

Cultivars: 

History: 

Published in Suppl. Pl. 196 in 1782.

Native to South Africa.

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