Pygmy Hyacinth

Lachenalia pygmaea

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This tiny lachenalia with pale, almond-scented flowers belongs to subgenus Polyxena and makes a delightful pot plant. ZA Distribution: Northern Cape, Western Cape.
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Planning

Flowering time

Summer, Autumn

Special features

Attractive flowers

Pot plant

Attracts bees

Environment

Frost hardiness

Tender

Personality

Family

Hyacinthaceae

Flower colour

Purple, White

Credits

profile iconLachenalia pygmaea
by Adam Harrower, Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, June 2014 (Copyright South African National Biodiversity Institute, South Africa)
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