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The Bulb is ovoid and has outer tunics greyish-black. Stem often slightly flexuose. Leaves are longer than the inflorescence. Spathe 2-valved and persistent. The valves membranous with reddish veins. Umbel few- to many-flowered. Pedicels unequal. Perianth narrowly campanulate and  pale pink or nearly white with a reddish or green mid-vein, oblong-lanceolate. The tips acute and slightly curved outwards.Filaments simple and expanded at the base and subulate at the apex. capsule is globose.

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Source: Bibliotheca Alexandrina - EOL Ar

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