Brunsvigia marginata (Jacq.) Aiton

Family: Amaryllidaceae

Genus: Brunsvigia

Category: Bulb

Size: To 8" tall


Red to dark pink flowers in a hemispherical head. Four leaves after flowering, prostrate, elliptical.


Published in Hortus Kew. (W.T. Aiton), ed. 2. 2: 230 in 1811.

Basionym Amaryllis marginata Jacq. published in Pl. Rar. Hort. Schoenbr. 1: 34 t. 65 in 1797.

Native to South Africa.


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