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Albuca

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Description

Prefers well-drained, sandy soil

Light: Full- PM Sun

Space: 2 in. (5 cm) between bulbs; three per 6-in. pot

Depth: 8 in. (20 cm)

Organ: Bulb

Hardiness: Tender III - injured below 25 degrees F (2 degrees C)

Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#white#sun#bulb#yellow#full sun#summer#white flowers#yellow flowers#sandy soil#stripes#summer bulbs
 
Cultivars / Varieties:
Tags:
#white#sun#bulb#yellow#full sun#summer#white flowers#yellow flowers#sandy soil#stripes#summer bulbs
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Albuca
    Family:
    Asparagaceae
    Life Cycle:
    Bulb
    Particularly Resistant To (Insects/Diseases/Other Problems):
    sandy soil
    Bulb Storage:
    Leave bulbs in dry planting medium and store at 45-48 degrees F (7-9 degrees C)
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Bulb
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
    Soil Texture:
    Sand
    Soil Drainage:
    Good Drainage
    Available Space To Plant:
    Less than 12 inches
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Gold/Yellow
    Green
    Red/Burgundy
    White
    Flower Bloom Time:
    Summer
    Flower Description:
    Flower's color is yellow or white with green or red stripes.
  • Leaves:
    Hairs Present:
    No
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No