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Related to Haemanthus: Haemanthus coccineus, Haemanthus multiflorus
  • noun

Synonyms for Haemanthus

genus of African deciduous or evergreen bulbous herbs: blood lilies

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The plant, a Haemanthus, grows leaves about 6 to 8 inches wide and 2 feet long, which are lost when the flower blooms.
The Haemanthus is also called a blood lily, because of the red spots on the bulbs.