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Cape balsam

Cape balsam
Common Name
Cape balsam
Latin Name
Bulbine frutescens
Description

Small, evergreen perennial is a wonderful addition to dry perennial borders with its long-blooming spikes of delicate, star-shaped yellow flowers; fleshy, bright green foliage adds a sculptural element to the garden; tolerates drought and poor soils.

California Native
No
All-Star
Yes
Type
Perennial
Size
Medium
Color
Yellow
Sun Exposure:
Full Sun
Part Shade
Water Needs:
Very Low
Low
Bloom Season(s):
Spring
Summer
Fall
Wildlife Value(s):
None
Pruning Needs

Remove old flower stalks for tidy appearance