Flower Database

Lachenalia mathewsii

Basic information
Flower Name
Lachenalia mathewsii
Formal Name
Lachenalia mathewsii
Alias
ラケナリア・マテウシー, Lachenalia mathewsii, Lachenalia
Habitat
South Africa, Cape
Morph
Half hardy deciduous bulbous plants
Comment
Lachenalia mathewsii (scientific name: Lachenalia mathewsii) is native to South Africa, and it is a semi-cold resistant deciduous bulb plant of the genus Lachenalia of the family Asparagaceae. It grows naturally in the coastal area of the Cape province, and the plant height is as low as 30 cm or less. From winter to spring, take out two elongated spear-shaped leaves from the bulb, then the flower stem comes out from between the leaves, extend the spikes from the tip and add many florets. The flower has a fragrance, a bell shape with its tip broken, the flower color is yellow, the edge is white, and there are green spots at the tip of the petal. Leaves have no spots. The genus name "Lachenalia" is a contribution to Swiss botanist Bernard Lachenar.
Regarding plants native to South Africa, it is featured in many flowers in South Africa.
Common name: Lachenalia mathewsii, Scientific name: Lachenalia mathewsii, origin: South Africa Cape region, environment: coastal zone, life type: semi cold-resistant deciduous bulb plant, plant length: 15 to 30 cm, leaf shape: long lance shape, leaf color: green and not spotted, inflorescence: spikelet,, flower color: yellow, Flower shape: bell shape with broken tips, flower length: 3 cm, flower line: 0.7 to 1 cm, numbers of inner flower pieces: 3, numbers of outer flowering pieces: 3, flowering season:: December to April , Use: Garden plant, potted plant.
Detailed information
Order
Asparagales
Family
Asparagaceae
Genus
Lachenalia
Species
L. mathewsii
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Spike Inflorescence
Petal shape
Campanulate
Leaf type
Sagittate
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
Greenhouse Botanic garden Pot flower Specific area Garden
Color
Yellow
Season
Jan Feb Mar Apr Dec
Height
15  ~ 30  [cm]
Diameter
0.7  ~ 1