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Drooping slime lilly

Albuca juncifolia

Albuca is a bulb and beautiful species is found in the wild in South Africa. They quickly became popular at bulb collecters and growers all over the world. A. juncifolia bears drooping yellow drops as flowers. The syn. Ornithogalum imbricatum is often used.

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
Moist
Soil type
Loam
Soil PH preference
Acid
Frost hardiness
Tender

Personality

Family
Asparagaceae
Scent
None

Problems

Relative problem free

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