Albuca (Albuca spiralis)

Botanical names:
Albuca spiralis Accepted
Ornithogalum circinatum Synonym

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9a -6.7 °C (20 °F) to -3.9 °C (25 °F)
Plant Height: 4 to 8 inches (10-20cm)
Leaves: Other: Winter growing, summer dormant.
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Green
Other: Green
Flower Time: Late winter and early spring
Underground structures: Bulb
Propagation: Seeds: Days to germinate: 7 to 14
Other info: Viable for ~6months but very high germination rate.
Propagation: Other methods: Other: Rarely offsets
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Goes Dormant


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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Albuca Spiralis has spots by ruthce Dec 17, 2017 4:44 PM 1
New Plant Finds Today, A Few IDs Needed Also! (: by ljones26 Aug 18, 2017 4:58 PM 16
Albuca spiralis by ljones26 Aug 17, 2017 6:52 PM 11
passionfruit vine not forming fruit by steve923 Mar 16, 2018 11:52 PM 3
Cactus and tender succulents chat 2017 by Dutchlady1 Jan 1, 2018 2:23 PM 1,213
Calling all Stictocardia beraviensis owners! by Xeramtheum Dec 3, 2016 8:54 PM 7
Microwaving Pollen & Seeds from Midnight Marvel! by Xeramtheum Nov 29, 2016 7:20 AM 22
Microwaving Pollen by Xeramtheum Apr 12, 2016 1:40 PM 8
Albuca Spiralis Seed Pod! by Xeramtheum Mar 29, 2016 6:02 AM 8
Question for the hybridizers by Polymerous Sep 12, 2017 11:42 PM 351

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