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A picture of a Dwarf African Hyacinth

Dwarf African Hyacinth

Ledebouria minima

Full Sun
Easy care


USDA zone


Minimum temperature


  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

More images of Dwarf African Hyacinth

Unbranched spikes bearing several, small, pink flowers
Flowers with strongly recurved tepals, protruding violet filaments, on a short, pale purple pedicel
Ledebouria minima occurs in moist patches and seepages in grassland
Ledebouria minima in habitat
Ledebouria minima in habitat

Dwarf African Hyacinth Overview

A dwarf ledebouria, with erect to spreading, grass-like leaves and very small bulbs, usually locally abundant, where it occurs in moist soil in grassland; this species is one of the smallest of all the ledebourias. ZA Distribution: Eastern Cape, Free State, Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, Limpopo, Mpumalanga, North West, Northern Cape, Western Cape.

Special features of Dwarf African Hyacinth

Attracts butterflies

Drought resistant

Pot plant

Attracts bees