Botanical name

Lachenalia fistulosa

Family

Hyacinthaceae

Description

Bulbous geophyte up to 30cm. Leaves 2, strap-shaped, plain or spotted with brown; flowers sessile (without a flower stalk), cream-coloured, yellow, blue, lilac or violet, with pale brown markings, narrowly bell-shaped; heavily scented.

Habitat

Rocky mountain slopes

Flower Date

September to October