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Bulbine cepacea

   (Family: Asphodelaceae)
   
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Plant Type: EDIT  Shrub
Height: 0.2 - 0.4m
Rarity Status:
Common
   
Preferred rainfall: Winter
Preferred position:
Full Sun
Biome: Fynbos
 
Flowering time EDIT
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Flower colours
 
Yellow
Flower shape
Flower type
 
  Flower info
  Dense raceme of yellow flowers.
 
 
 
  Leaf info EDIT
  Evergreen
  Narrow, flattened leaves, usually dry at flowering and surrounded at the base by a fibrous sheath.
 
 
 
  Seed info EDIT
  Fruits are ellipsoidal and carried upright.
 
 
Description EDIT
Tufted perennial, 20-40 cm, often growing in clumps, with a lerge flat-based tuber.
Growing EDIT
Distribution EDIT
Stony flats and lower slopes in the southwestern Cape.
History EDIT
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Ecology EDIT
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References

 
  • John Manning,(2008),Field guide to Fynbos,Struik  
 
 

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