Ledebouria socialis minor
Eastern Cape Province, South Africa
Very unusual miniature form of the well known Ledebouria socialis. The plants are much smaller in size, fewer leaved and the leaves are more succulent.
It is a slower growing but worthwhile species to grow forming beautiful specimen plants.
Plant Size: Mature plants, bulbs about 1,5 cm in diameter.
Ledebouria is a genus of extremely variable bulbous plants in the Hyacinth family. They are prized for their usually, beautifully spotted leaves. There are several species that are known mostly from Summer rainfall areas of Southern Africa. There many species found in South Africa, but several species also extend northwards into the rest of Africa.