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Family: AMARYLLIDACEAE 

 Brunsvigia josephinae
 
  
Author:  John Bellenden Ker Gawler 1817
Family:  Amaryllidaceae
Habitat:  Eastern Cape Providence, Southern Africa
Soil:  Clay to Grit
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Max
Thickness:  20 centimetres
Height:  60 centimetres
Flower:  Red
Reproduction:  Seeds/Bulbs
Pop names:  Candelabra Lily, Josephine's Candelabra Flower
Synonyms:  -
   This member of the Amaryllidaceae family was described by John Bellenden Ker Gawler. It is found in the Eastern Cape Providence, Southern Africa. It will grow in everything from clay to grit, but prefers a well drained soil, some water and lots of sun. The bulb will grow to 20 centimetres in diameter and 60 centimetres long. The leaves grow up to 60 centimetres. The dark red flowers appears in autumn, the leaves in winter. 

This is a winter grower.