Bulb: Spider lily, Spinnekopblom (Ornithoglosum undulatum)

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Bulb: Spider lily, Spinnekopblom (Ornithoglosum undulatum)

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Hi all.

This flower was seen close to Clanwilliam.

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Can anyone help with the ID of these plant?
Thank you
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Re: Plant ID needed

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This one is Ornithogalum vulgare (Afr. Spinnekopblom).

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Re: Bulb: Spider lily, Spinnekopblom (Ornithogalum vulgare)

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Ornithoglossum undulatum
The members of the genus Ornithogalum have completely different characteristocs.
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