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Bulbine flavescens 'Shorty'

SHORTY YELLOW ROCK LILY

Buy Shorty Yellow Rock Lily online. Is an ompact yellow form of Bulbine. It forms dense, terminal racemes of small, star-shaped yellow flowers on slender 18 inch stems. The flowers are produced above the clumps of green blades that look similar to chives. This is a great perennial for zones 9-11 can be a great plant for zone 8 areas if protected in winter.

Height:

12-15 Inches

Spread:

12-15 Inches

Hardiness Zone:

9-11

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Plant Characteristics

Cultural Information*
  • Leaf Spot - High Resistance
  • Root Rot - Low Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - High Resistance
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
Flower Color*
  • Light Yellow
  • Yellow
Growth Habit*
  • Compact Growing
Growth Rate*
  • Fast
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Green
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Green
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
Leaf Color Winter*
  • Green
Leaf Type*
  • Evergreen
Plant Type*
  • Perennial
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Summer Planting
  • Spring Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Average
  • Well-Drained
  • Tolerates High pH (Alkaline Soils)
  • Prefers Dry Soils
  • Low Water Use
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
  • Xeriscape Suitable
Propagation Methods*
  • Cuttings or Divisions
Season of Interest*
  • Fall
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Year-Round
  • Spring Flowering
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Early Spring
  • Fall Flowering
  • Winter
  • Summer
  • Spring
  • Summer Flowering
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Prefers Full Sun in Southern States
Uses*
  • Border Plant
  • Accent Plant
  • Understory Planting
  • Erosion Control
  • Rock Gardens
  • Mass Planting
  • Under Power Lines
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Bulbine is easy to grow and adapts to most conditions, but prefers to be planted in locations where it does not stay wet. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include free fertilizer with every order.

Interesting Notes

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