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Family: HYACINTHACEAE 

 Ledebouria revoluta
 
  
Author:  John Peter Jessop 1970
Family:  Hyacinthaceae 
Habitat:  Southern Africa
Soil:  Mix
Water:  Maximum
Sun:  Medium
Thickness:  6 centimetres
Height:  15 centimetres
Flower:  Purple
Reproduction:  Seeds/Bulbs
Pop names:  Common Ledebouria
Synonyms:  Hyacinthus revolutus Carl Linaeus 1782. Scilla albomarginata v.d. Merwe. Scilla carnosula v.d. Merwe. Scilla lanceaefolia Baker

Wild plants in Namibia.

  

This member of the Hyacinthaceae family was given this name by John Peter Jessop in 1970. It is found in southern Africa, growing in well-drained soil with lots of water and some sun. The bulb will grow up to six centimetres, the leaves up to fifteen centimetres. The flowers are purple.