Flame Lily Overview
Gloriosa superba is a spectacular tuberous plant from the Colchicaceae family. It forms beautiful wavy-edged, yellow, orange and red flowers that resemble a burning flame. The leaves are interesting, forming tendrils at the tip of every leaf which are used for climbing. This plant is extremely poisonous and needs to be handled with care. ZA Distribution: Eastern Cape, KwaZulu-Natal, Limpopo, Mpumalanga.