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This name is reported by Asparagaceae as an accepted name
in the genus
Inflorescence up to 2 ft. high
A bulbous herb
Plants 20-90 cm.
Raceme with 4-15 flowers; pedicels smooth, 3-9 mm., up to 11 mm. in fruit; bracts linear or lanceolate to ovate, 4-15 mm., acuminate.
Leaves 2-7, base free, linear, up to 75 cm. long, 3-9 mm. broad, smooth.
Flowers yellow-green, green to brown.
Bulb 1-4 cm. in diameter, occasionally bulbiliferous.
Perianth-segments 10-15 mm., without caudate appendages.
Scapes 1-3, smooth.
Filaments 5-7 mm.
Ovary 4-6 mm. long, 2 mm. across.
Capsule 8-15 mm. long, 13-18 mm. in diameter.
Seeds 5-7 mm. long.