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Drooping slime lilly

Albuca juncifolia

Bulbous perennial found in the wild in South Africa. They quickly became popular with bulb collectors and growers all over the world. A. juncifolia bears nodding yellow flowers. In its natural environment, it is adapted to sandy soils.

Planning

Difficulty
Moderate
Flowering time
Spring
Fruiting time
Spring

Harvesting

Harvest seed as soon as they are mature and ripen.

Propagation

Seed
Sow fresh seed as soon as it is mature.
Division
Divide the bulbs from the mother bulb if they are a year or two old.

Geography

Origin
South Africa, Ceres to Mosselbaai.
Natural climate
Temperate

Environment

Light
Full Sun
Soil moisture
Dry
Soil type
Loam, Sand
Soil PH preference
Acid
Frost hardiness
Tender

Personality

Family
Asparagaceae
Flower colour
Yellow
Scent
None

Problems

Relative problem free

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