Bulbinella nutans

Bulbinella nutans is a species of plants in the family Asphodelaceae. It is found in the Cape Province of South Africa.[2]

Bulbinella nutans
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Bulbinella nutans
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Monocots
Order: Asparagales
Family: Asphodelaceae
Subfamily: Asphodeloideae
Genus: Bulbinella
Species:
B. nutans
Binomial name
Bulbinella nutans
(Thunb.) T.Durand & Schinz[1]

B.nutans is a large plant, reaching nearly a meter in height. It closely resembles Bulbine latifolia, but has a wider and shorter inflorescence.

B.nutans naturally occurs in the southern Cape, from Cape Town eastwards to the Robertson Karoo, Caledon, and east of Swellendam.

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