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Family: HYACINTHACEAE 

 Ornithogalum secundum
 
  
Author:  Nicolaas Joseph von Jacquin (1786-1793?)
Family:  Hyacinthaceae
Habitat:  South-Western South Africa
Soil:  Mix
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Maximum
Thickness:  4 centimetres
Height:  25 centimetres
Flower:  Light Yellow /Green
Reproduction:  Seeds
Pop names:  African star flower, African star of Bethlehem.
Synonyms:  Urginea secunda Baker 1873

Not sure about the ID on this flower.

   This member of the Hyacinthaceae family was described by Jacquin. It is found in south-west South Africa, growing in a well drained soil with some water and lots of sun. The bulb will grow to four centimetres, the plant to 25 centimetres height. The flowers are light yellow with a green stripe.