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PlantFiles: Augrabie Hills Albuca
Albuca

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Family: Hyacinthaceae
Genus: Albuca (AL-buh-kuh) (Info)
Additional cultivar information: (Species growing in the wild at Augrabie Hills, RSA, but not yet described or identified)

Category:
Bulbs
Perennials

Height:
6-12 in. (15-30 cm)

Spacing:
3-6 in. (7-15 cm)
6-9 in. (15-22 cm)

Hardiness:
USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun
Sun to Partial Shade

Danger:
Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:
Bright Yellow
Green
White/Near White

Bloom Time:
Mid Spring
Late Spring/Early Summer

Foliage:
Deciduous

Other details:
Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:
Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)
From seed; direct sow after last frost

Seed Collecting:
Bag seedheads to capture ripening seed

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Neutral CactusJordi On Apr 21, 2009, CactusJordi from El Cajon, CA wrote:

There is also an Albuca called spec. Dysselsdorp which seems to be identical to this one.

Jordi

Regional...

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Phoenix, Arizona
Brea, California
Carlsbad, California
Simi Valley, California



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