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General: Lily Family (Liliaceae). The white or bluish-white hyacinth-like flowers are in an umbel (in a head) of capitate clusters, each with 10 to 40 flowers. The flowers have green mid-veins. The basal leaves are linear and grasslike and wither with flowering. The scape is 3-6 dm tall. This perennial plant also vegetatively propagates from tan, fibrous-coated corms.