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Albuca nelsonii ~ Natal Albuca

Albuca nelsonii is a bulb native to South Africa. The foliage grows to 3 feet, the green striped white flowers to 4 feet or more. Albuca nelsonii will grow in full sun near the coast, but even there it prefers some shade and moderate irrigation to support that tropical foliage. Albuca nelsonii blooms in the late Spring. Plants are hardy to the mid-20's but better off in near frost free locations.

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Albuca nelsonii, Natal Albuca

Flowers and foliage of Albuca nelsonii the Natal Albuca. High resolution photos are part of our garden image collection.