The two lanceolate, pale green leaves have longitudinal impressed veins above and may be plain or darkly spotted. Leaves are occasionally pustulate. The inflorescence consists of cylindrical-ventricose flowers; the outer perianth segments vary in colour from viridian green to blue-green or turquoise, and have a viridian green central stripe and gibbosities, while the protruding inner segments have whitish tips and a viridian green central stripe.
Flowering Period: May-July (in South Africa, Nov-Jan in CT)
Height 80-200 mm
The Lachenalia Handbook, Graham D. Duncan, 1988
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