Bulbine Lily or Native Leek Lily
(This plant is not on the Australian Noxious Weed List.)
A native of all mainland states of Australia (except the Northern Territory) where it prefers light, moist soils in a protected semi-shaded position. It is frost hardy but drought tender.
A perennial plant growing to a height of 0.5 metres with a spread of 0.3 metres. The leaves are basal, succulent, narrow, 30cm long and onion-like. The flowers are held on a narrow stem, have 3 petaloid sepals and 3 petals and appear in spring and summer. This plant reseeds forming clumps over time.
The Australian Aborigine used the bulb for food.
Offered is a packet of 20 seeds and comprehensive Grownotes.
All seed is posted with bubble wrap protection.
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