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Family: AMARYLLIDACEAE 

 Scadoxus multiflorus
 
  
Author:  Constantine Samuel Rafinesque 1836
Family:  Amaryllidaceae
Habitat:  Southern Africa
Soil:  Mix
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Medium
Thickness:  5 centimetres
Height:  70 centimetres
Flower:  Pink
Reproduction:  Seeds/Bulbs
Pop names:  Blood Flower, Catherine Wheel, Poison Root, Fireball Lily, Torch Lily, Bloedblom, Gifwortel
Synonyms:  Haemanthus multiflorus, Martyn 1795. Haemanthus katharinae Baker.
   This member of the Amaryllidaceae family was given this name by Constantine Samuel Rafinesque in 1836. It is found in South Africa, Swaziland, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Namibia and Botswana, growing in a well drained sol with some water and some sun. The bulb will grow to five centimetres in diameter, the leaves up to 70 centimetres in length. The flowers are pink.