Bulbine or Burn Jelly Plant

Bulbine frutescens

  • Great for rock gardens

  • Evergreen perennial will go down to 20 with little burn

  • Does not like having mulch piled around its base

  • Flowers close at night and reopen in the morning

  • Blooms almost all year with orange/yellow or solid yellow flowers

  • Easy to divide or propagate by seed

  • Gel from leaf can be used like Aloe vera


South Africa to Mozambique

USDA Cold hardiness Zones


Light Requirement

Full sun is best, won’t bloom as well in shade

Soil Requirements

Low water, well drained soil, xeric