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Family: HYACINTHACEAE 

 Lachenalia namaquensis
 
  
Author:  Winsome Fanny Barker 1978
Family:  Hyacinthaceae
Habitat:  Namaqualand, South Africa
Soil:  Sand
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Maximum
Thickness:  3 centimetres
Height:  20 centimetres
Flower:  Pink
Reproduction:  Seeds/Bulbs
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  -
   This member of the Hyacinthaceae family was described by Winsome Fanny Baker in 1978. It is found in Namaqualand, South Africa, growing in sand with little to some water and lots of sun. The bulb will grow to three centimetres, the whole plant up to 20 centimetres. The flowers are pink.

The genera name is in honour of the Swiss botanist Prof. Werner de Lachenal (Warnerus de la Chenal )1739-1800.