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Albuca aurea
Scientific Name: Albuca aurea Jacq.
Family: Hyacinthaceae
Albuca  aurea
Albuca aurea at the DBG greenhouse in March
Recommended Temperature Zone:
USDA: 10-11

Frost Tolerance: Not frost hardy. Bulbs might be lifted in the fall

Sun Exposure: Full sun

Origin: South Africa (Western Cape)

Growth Habits: Bulb, up to 1 foot tall (30 cm)

Watering Needs: Moderate water when growing, else rather dry. Needs good drainage

Propagation: Seeds, division

Cultural Practices:
Plant bulbs 4-8 inches deep (10-20 cm), 2-3 inches apart (5-8 cm).

Blooming Habits:
The yellow flowers are sweetly scented.

Fruiting Habits:

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