Can you please tell me what this plant is?

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It has large bulbs, and ower spears grow from the side of the bulb and the leaves grow from the bulb’s crown. It is very tough and mul­ti­plies well, so I trans­plant it to di cult spots in the gar­den.

e roots are sim­i­lar to clivia and aga­pan­thus. Jen­nifer Lang­man, Mathoura, NSW

DERYN THORPE SAYS These are crinum lilies, prob­a­bly Crinum pow­elii ‘Alba’. The bulbs thrive in well-drained soil in dap­pled shade be­neath trees in warm cli­mates.

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