Boophane disticha An attractive succulent bulb from South Africa long wavy blue-green leaves. The are smooth. The stronger the light the more wavy the leaves will be. The bulb will eventually become huge. It is said to be the largest bulb of any plant and can be a foot or more in diameter when mature! Flowers are white to pink and produced in the late summer or early fall.
Easy to grow. It is a winter grower, which means it will grow from fall to spring and will go partially to fully dormant in the summer. Water regularly from fall until spring, then cut back or stop all together in the summer depending on how much it dies back. Protect from frost.
You will receive a plant shown in the last image. Plants shown in a 3.5" pot.
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