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Leopard Lily

Ledebouria petiolata

Also known as

Little White Soldiers, Small Snake Lily, Injobo, Ucibicibane

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Full Shade
Easy care


USDA zone


Minimum temperature


  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

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Leopard Lily Overview

This wonderful, attractive, small but hardy bulb, previously known as Drimiopsis maculata, is tolerant of neglect and fairly easy to grow, has purple, eye-catching blotches or spots on glossy, dark green, heart-shaped leaves, which makes for a sought after garden and pot plant. ZA Distribution: Eastern Cape, Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, Mpumalanga.

Special features of Leopard Lily

Attractive flowers

Pot plant

Indoor plant

Other uses of Leopard Lily