Assessor: Sarah Schumann
According to the SANBI Red List assessment, this species is of Least Concern (Victor, 2005). This species was present in recent confiscated material which means it could possibly be targeted or popular for horticultural trade purposes.
Victor, J.E. 2005. Larryleachia picta (N.E.Br.) Plowes. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2020.1.
As this species is of Least Concern, recruitment and recovery from harvesting may be possible.