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Family: AMARYLLIDACEAE 

 Brunsvigia radula
 

Photo from Le Cactus Urbain.

  
Author:  William Townsend Aiton 1811 
Family:  Amaryllidaceae
Habitat:  Southern Africa
Soil:  Grit or Mix
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Maximum
Thickness:  25 centimetres
Height:  5 centimetres
Flower:  Pink
Reproduction:  Seeds/Bulbs
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  Amaryllis radula, Jacquin 1797
This member of the Amaryllidaceae family was given this name by William Townsend Aiton in 1811. It is found in Southern Africa, growing in grit or other well drained soil with some water and lots of sun. The bulb can grow up to 25 centimetres in diameter, the leaves only get  ten centimetres long. The pink flowers appears before the leaves.