Succulents: Orange African Bulbine in the Virtual Garden Tour at the Ohlone College Newark Center

Orange African Bulbine (Bulbine frutescens)

  • Succulent with long cylindrical leaves that grow in clumps, and spikes of orange and yellow flowers. Distinguished from genus Bulbinella by its fuzzy stamens.
  • Native to South Africa, Lesotho, and Swaziland
  • Drought-tolerant (does not tolerate over-watering) and can survive light frost
—Photo by Lenna Withrow.