Lachenalia Namaquensis - Indigenous South African Bulb - 5 Seeds

Seeds for Africa




Lachenalia is a genus of bulbs in the family Asparagaceae, subfamily Scilloideae, which are usually found in Namibia and South Africa. Most of these plants have a dormancy period, and the new roots of these plants will always grow every year. Lachenalia is named after the Swiss botanist Werner de Lachenal (1736-1800)

From namaqualand, pale blue flowers at the base fading to magenta dominate this bulbous plant. Growing to 20cm, a feature is the folded leaves on this Lachenalia variety.

USDA Zone - 8

Season to Sow - Autumn


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