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Bulbine pendens

Growing in habitat Paradyskloof in spring.
Common names: bootlace bulbine (Eng.); skoenveter kopieva (Afr.)
Family: Asphodelaceae

... long. Flowering occurs during spring. Bulbine pendens has been recorded from the Richtersveld and northern ... rich centre of plant endemism (Van Wyk & Smith 2001). Bulbine pendens grows on vertical cliffs of narrow shady kloofs, mainly ...

09 / 09 / 2013 | Ernst van Jaarsveld | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Bulbine cremnophila

Bulbine cremnophila growing on a sandstone cliff in the Baviaanskloof (Eastern Cape) © G. Nichols
Common names: Baviaanskloof cliff bulbine (Eng.); Baviaanskloof kranskopieva (Afr.)
Family: Asphodelaceae

... mm and seeds are 2 mm in diameter, black. Bulbine cremnophila is confined to vertical cliffs of narrow, shady kloofs ... mm per annum (thundershowers or cyclonic winter rain). Bulbine cremnophila grows at an altitude of about 400-1000 m in Gamtoos ...

10 / 01 / 2011 | | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Bulbine narcissifolia

Plant showing leaves and flowers
Common names: strap-leafed bulbine, snake flower (Eng.); lintblaar bulbine, geelslangkop, wildekopieva (Afr.); khomo-ea-balisa, serelelile (Southern Sotho)
Family: Asphodelaceae

... Scientific Services Directorate October 2007 Bulbine narcissifolia is a succulent, stemless, perennial herb with a ... against the central axis of the inflorescence. Bulbine narcissifolia occurs from the far eastern regions of the Western ...

05 / 11 / 2007 | Ronell R. Klopper | Biosystematics
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Bulbine abyssinica

Flowers
Common names: bushy bulbine (Eng.); geelkatstert, wildekopieva (Afr.); ibhucu (Zulu); intelezi (Xhosa); moetsa-mollo (Sotho)
Family: Asphodelaceae

... Herbarium, Pretoria November 2006 Bulbine abyssinica is a succulent, perennial herb which grows in small ... (flower petals) persisting as a cap. Bulbine abyssinica occurs from the Eastern Cape, through KwaZulu-Natal, ...

06 / 11 / 2006 | Ronell R. Klopper | Pretoria NBG
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Bulbine latifolia

Bulbine latifolia
Common names: broad-leaved bulbine (Eng.); rooiwortel, geelkopieva (Afr.); incelwane (isiXhosa), ibhucu (isiZulu)
Family: Asphodelaceae

... small blackish flattened wind dispersed seed. Bulbine latifolia is widely distributed in the south-eastern parts of South ... common name rooiwortel (meaning red root). Bulbine latifolia is pollinated by insects. The ascending inflorescence with ...

15 / 08 / 2005 | Ernst van Jaarsveld | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Bulbine frutescens

Bulbine frutescens. Photo: G Nichols
Common names: stalked bulbine, snake flower, cat's tail, burn jelly plant (Eng.); balsem kopieva, geelkatstert (Afr.)
Family: Asphodelaceae

... The plants are very variable in leaf length. Bulbine frutescens occurs widespread throughout parts of Northern Cape, ... The brightly coloured flowers attract bees. Bulbine Bulbine frutescens is often used in landscaping where a ...

22 / 03 / 2004 | Shireen Harris | Free State NBG
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