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Geelbobbejaantjie (Afr.)

Babiana pygmaea

Full Sun
Moderate care


USDA zone


Minimum temperature


  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Geelbobbejaantjie (Afr.) Overview

Despite the anomaly surrounding its specific name, the largest-flowered of all the Babiana species is a rewarding winter- and early spring-flowering cormous plant for deep window boxes and pots, and sunny rock garden pockets in temperate climates. ZA Distribution: Western Cape.

Special features of Geelbobbejaantjie (Afr.)

Pot plant

Attracts bees


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