Bulbine or Burn Jelly Plant


Bulbine frutescens



  • Great for rock gardens

  • Evergreen perennial will go down to 20 with little burn

  • Does not like having mulch piled around its base

  • Flowers close at night and reopen in the morning

  • Blooms almost all year with orange/yellow or solid yellow flowers

  • Easy to divide or propagate by seed

  • Gel from leaf can be used like Aloe vera

Origin

South Africa to Mozambique

USDA Cold hardiness Zones

9-11

Light Requirement

Full sun is best, won’t bloom as well in shade

Soil Requirements

Low water, well drained soil, xeric