General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Plant Height: 8 to 10 inches (20-25 cm)
Leaves: Variegated
Flowers: Showy
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Underground structures: Bulb
Miscellaneous: Goes Dormant
Awards and Recognitions: Other: RHS-AGM (1993)

Common names
  • Cape Cowslip
  • Electric Hyacinth
  • Four Colored Opal Flower
Botanical names
  • Accepted: Lachenalia quadricolor
  • Synonym: Lachenalia aloides var. quadricolor

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