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Red Babiana

Babiana villosa

Also known as


Full Sun
Moderate care


USDA zone


Minimum temperature


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  • winter

Red Babiana Overview

Babiana villosa is a spectacular red- or pink-flowered cormous plant endemic to the southwestern Cape. With sufficient care, it performs well in cultivation and is suited to deep containers, window boxes, raised beds and rock garden pockets. ZA Distribution: Western Cape.

Special features of Red Babiana

Pot plant

Attracts bees