Bulbs : Indigenous

Most of the plants listed here are sold in 15cm pots or 4L bags. Where container sizes differ this is noted in the plant description.

Agapanthus inapertus

Description: A clump forming grassland bulb with upright narrow strap like leaves. Umbels of sky blue flowers in summer.

Growing conditions: Full sun
This plant is Deciduous
Hardiness: Very hardy
Average height: 75cm
Flowering time: Summer
Bloom/flower colour: Blue
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Albuca nelsonii

Description: A rare grassland indigenous bulb with lance-shaped fleshy leaves. Sprays of green striped white flowers in spring

Growing conditions: Sun / semi shade
Hardiness: Hardy
Average height: 1m
Flowering time: Spr - Sum
Bloom/flower colour: White
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Albuca shawii

Description: A rare grassland bulb with long narrow leaves covered with short hairs. Yellow nodding flowers in summer.

Growing conditions: Full sun
This plant is Deciduous
Hardiness: Hardy
Average height: 30cm
Flowering time: Spr - Sum
Bloom/flower colour: Yellow
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Chasmanthe bicolor

Description: A fast growing indigenous bulb from the Western Cape with bright green strap like leaves. Spikes of curved deep flame coloured flowers in spring.

Growing conditions: Sun / semi shade
This plant is Deciduous
Hardiness: Hardy
Average height: 90cm
Flowering time: Spring
Bloom/flower colour: Orange
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Crinum bulbispernum

Description: A moisture loving bulb, grey green arching leaves with wavy margins and scented pink and white flowers.

Growing conditions: Sun / semi shade
This plant is Deciduous
Hardiness: Very hardy
Average height: 1m
Flowering time: Spring
Bloom/flower colour: Pink
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Crinum campanulatum

Description: A gorgeous clump forming indigenous bulb with narrow strap like leaves. Terminal clusters of pink flowers. Remove from the water from Apr - Sept.

Growing conditions: Full sun
This plant is Evergreen
Hardiness: Very hardy
Average height: 1m
Flowering time: Spr - Sum
Bloom/flower colour: Pink
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R90.00  |   Buy now

Crinum moorei

Description: A moisture loving indigenous bulb with broad leaves grouped on end of a false stem. Scented white/ pink flowers. HUGE bulbs.

Growing conditions: Shade
This plant is Evergreen
Hardiness: Hardy
Average height: 90cm
Flowering time: Spr - Sum
Bloom/flower colour: White
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Cyrtanthus breviflorus

Description: A bulb with strap-shaped leaves that grows in marshy areas. Tubular scented bright yellow flowers mainly in spring. Multiplies rapidly. Bulb edible.

Growing conditions: Sun / semi shade
This plant is Evergreen
Hardiness: Hardy
Average height: Dependant on water when in flower 30cm
Flowering time: Spring
Bloom/flower colour: Yellow
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Cyrtanthus mackenii

Description: An indigenous bulbous perennial with narrow strap like leaves. Flowers tubular scented in yellow shades.

Growing conditions: Full sun
This plant is Evergreen
Hardiness: Hardy
Average height: 40cm
Flowering time: Win - Spr
Bloom/flower colour: Yellow
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R40.00  |   Buy now

Cyrtanthus mackenni

Description: An indigenous bulbous perennial with narrow strap like leaves. Flowers tubular scented in various colours.

Growing conditions: Full sun
This plant is Evergreen
Hardiness: Hardy
Average height: 25cm
Flowering time: Win - Spr
Bloom/flower colour: Orange
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Eucomis zambesiaca (mini)

Description: Small form. Rare interesting bulb with attractive broad strap like leaves and small green flower spikes with bracts on top. Cut flower.

Growing conditions: Full sun
This plant is Deciduous
Hardiness: Hardy
Average height: 25cm
Flowering time: Summer
Bloom/flower colour: White
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Galtonia candicans

Description: Gorgeous indigenous bulb with spikes of white bell flowers in summer. Plant with the top of the bulb just under the surface of the soil. Cut flower.

Growing conditions: Full sun
This plant is Deciduous
Hardiness: Very hardy
Average height: 1.2m
Flowering time: Summer
Bloom/flower colour: White
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Gloriosa superba

Description: A scrambling indigenous bulb with shiny tapered bright green leaves. Wavy edged red and yellow flowers. Cut flower. HUGE tubers

Growing conditions: Semi shade
This plant is Deciduous
Hardiness: Hardy
Average height: 2m
Flowering time: Summer
Bloom/flower colour: Red and Yellow
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Hypoxis hemerocallidea

Description: Tuberous indigenous perennial bulb with a basal rosette of strap-like dark green leaves. Bright yellow flowers. Bees

Growing conditions: Sun
This plant is Deciduous
Hardiness: Very hardy
Average height: 50cm
Flowering time: Spr - Sum
Bloom/flower colour: Yellow
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Nerine humilis

Description: Floriferous indigenous bulb with dull strap like leaves. Loose umbels of wavy edged pink flowers. Good in a container. Birds; butterflies. Summer deciduous.

Growing conditions: Shade / semi shade
This plant is Deciduous
Hardiness: Very hardy
Average height: 40cm
Flowering time: Aut - Win
Bloom/flower colour: Pink
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Nerine sarniensis

Description: A beautiful summer deciduous indigenous bulb with dark green strap-like leaves. Umbels of red flowers in autumn.

Growing conditions: Full sun
This plant is Deciduous
Hardiness: Very hardy
Average height: 30cm
Flowering time: Autumn
Bloom/flower colour: Red
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Nerine undulata

Description: A floriferous indigenous bulb. The strap like leaves appear after flowering. CLusters of pink flowers.

Growing conditions: Full sun
This plant is Deciduous
Hardiness: Very hardy
Average height: 1m
Flowering time: Aut - Win
Bloom/flower colour: Pink
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Ornithogalum juncifolia

Description: A gorgeous indigenous bulb with spikey grass like foliage and white star like flowers all summer. Multiplies well.

Growing conditions: Sun / semi shade
This plant is Evergreen
Hardiness: Hardy
Average height: 30cm
Flowering time: Summer
Bloom/flower colour: White
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Ornithogalum thyrsoides

Description: A gorgeous indigenous bulb with smooth soft textured leaves and tight clusters of white star flowers in summer. Good cut flower

Growing conditions: Sun
Hardiness: Hardy
Average height: 60cm
Flowering time: Summer
Bloom/flower colour: White
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Tritonia securigera

Description: A clump forming indigenous corm with upright strap like basal leaves. Pale orange cup shaped flowers in spring. Summer deciduous.

Growing conditions: Full sun
This plant is Deciduous
Hardiness: Hardy
Average height: 35cm
Flowering time: Spring
Bloom/flower colour: Orange
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Watsonia - Persephone

Description: Clump forming hybrid indigenous bulb. Red stems and strap like leaves Spikes of pale pink flowers. Sandy soil

Growing conditions: Sun
This plant is Deciduous
Hardiness: Hardy
Average height: 1.5m
Flowering time: Summer
Bloom/flower colour: Pink
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Watsonia ardernei

Description: A NEW clump forming corm with slightly twisted sharp tipped basal leaves and bracts of pink or white flowers. Lovely cut flower. 5l bags

Growing conditions: Sun
This plant is Deciduous
Hardiness: Hardy
Average height: 1.6m
Flowering time: Summer
Bloom/flower colour: White
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R90.00  |   Buy now

Zantedeschia - Marshmallow

Description: Gorgeous indigenous perennial with ovate dark green fleshy leaves. Large deep pink flower spathes.

Growing conditions: Sun / semi shade
This plant is Evergreen
Hardiness: Very hardy
Average height: 1m
Flowering time: Spr - Sum
Bloom/flower colour: Pink
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R120.00  |   Buy now