Yellow Soldier (Lachenalia reflexa)

Common names:
Give a thumbs up Yellow Soldier
Give a thumbs up Cape Cowslip

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 9a -6.7 °C (20 °F) to -3.9 °C (25 °F)
Plant Height: 4 to 8 inches (10-20cm)
Plant Spread: 4 to 8 inches (10-20cm)
Flower Color: Yellow
Underground structures: Bulb
Suitable Locations: Alpine Gardening
Uses: Will Naturalize
Propagation: Other methods: Other: Leaf bulbils occasionally present
Containers: Suitable in 1 gallon
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Goes Dormant

Photo courtesy of Telos Rare Bulbs

Photo gallery:

Comments:
Posted by robertduval14 (Mason, New Hampshire - Zone 5b) on Nov 22, 2013 7:27 AM

Species listed as Vulnerable by the IUCN.

[ Reply to this comment | Give a thumbs up ]

« Add a new plant to the database

« The Plants Database Front Page

Today's site banner is by daylily and is called "Holy Guacamole"