Bulbine frutescens

Stalked Bulbine

Bulbine frutescens  - Stalked Bulbine

Bulbine frutescens

Stalked Bulbine

Bulbine frutescens is a beautiful flowering succulent about 18 inches tall and wide native to South Africa.  Most often planted in masses and used as a ground cover along walkways and borders.  Deer and drought tolerant this little plant is incredibly versitile.  It can be used across many different garden styles, Blubine can grow in various soil types, and has a long bloom period from Spring into Summer with striking yellow blooms.  After a brief Summer dormancy, it may rebloom later in the year.  It can take full sun to light shade and requires little water.  Hardy to about 25 deg. F. 


Foliage: Semi-deciduous

Sun Exposure: Sun Or Part Shade

Water Needs: Low

Bloom Season: Repeatedly

Mature Height: 1-2'

Mature Width: 1-2'

Attributes: Drought Tolerant, Xeriscape, Southwestern Garden, Mediterranean & Tuscan Garden, Cacti & Succulents


Proper planting technique will help your plants thrive! Follow these simple steps to help your plants establish quickly, develop a strong root system, and live longer:

  • Properly dig the hole
  • Amend the soil to suit each particular plant
  • Place the plant and backfill the soil
  • Provide ample water for each particular plant
  • Review our how to plant guide!

For detailed information, please download our planting guides:

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