Babiana stricta

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Common Name:

Baboon Flower


South Africa


Deciduous Bulb

Fans of sword-shaped leaves which emerge in mid-winter, spikes of blue to violet flowers emerge in the spring. Flowers and foliage die back by summer. Keep dry when dormant.


Temperature: Hardy to 15F

Sun: Full Sun

Water: Moderate; Drought Tolerant

Size: 1 ft. tall

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