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Family: HYACINTHACEAE 

 Massonia echinata
 

Photo from Zelene Listy.
It can have pustules on the leaves, hence the name.

  
Author:  Carl Linnaeus Jr 1781
Family:  Hyacinthaceae
Habitat:  South Africa
Soil:  Mix
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Maximum
Thickness:  5 centimetres
Height:  5 (12) centimetres
Flower:  Pale Purple
Reproduction:  Seeds/Bulbs
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  Massonia bolusiae W.F. Barker. Massonia tenella Sol. ex Baker.
This member of the Hyacinthaceae family was given this name by the younger Carl Linnaeus in 1781. It is found in South Africa, growing in a well drained soil with some water and lots of sun. The bulb can grow to five centimetres, the leaves twelve centimetres long, and they can have pustules like Massonia longipes or even more significantly. The flowers are light purple.