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Family: AMARYLLIDACEAE 

 Cyrtanthus elatus
 
  
Author:  Hamilton Paul Traub 1969
Family:  Amaryllidaceae
Habitat:  South Africa
Soil:  Rich Mix
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Maximum
Thickness:  6 centimetres
Height:  30 centimetres
Flower:  Pinkish Red
Reproduction:  Seeds/Bulbs
Pop names:  George's Lily, Scarborough Lily
Synonyms:  Amaryllis elata, Nicolaas Joseph von Jacquin 1797. Vallota purpurea, William Herbert. Vallota speciosa, T. Durand & Schinz
This member of the Amaryllidaceae family was given this name by Amaryllidaceae in 1969. It is found in South Africa, growing in a rich but drained soil with some water and lots of sun. The bulb can grow to six centimetres, the plant up to 30 centimetres, and the flowers are pinkish red to red.

Cyrtanthus from Greek: Curved flower