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Scadoxus multiflorus (Haemanthus multiflorus)

This plant has poison characteristics. See below.
Common Name(s):
African blood lily, Blood lily, powderpuff lily
Category:
Poisonous Plants
Description:
Bulbous herb with alternate, simple leaves, stem and leaf stalk spotted; flowers crowded, mostly erect, tubular below with 6 spreading petal-like segments, scarlet fading to pink; fruit an orange to red berry
Family:
Amaryllidaceae
Origin:
Africa
Poison Part:
Bulbs
Poison Delivery Mode:
Ingestion
Symptoms:
Salivation, nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea
Toxic Principle:
Lycorine and other alkaloids
Severity:
CAUSES ONLY LOW TOXICITY IF EATEN
Found in:
Houseplant or interiorscape, cultivated ornamental bulb

NCCES plant id: 1151

Scadoxus multiflorus (Haemanthus multiflorus) Scadoxus multiflorus (Haemanthus multiflorus)