A bulbous perennial lily to 65 cm tall with one or two grass-like fleshy leaves to 30 cm long. Flower is an umbel of up to nine white honey-scented flowers, all at the same height on the plant. The sweetly-scented flowers are pink on the outside and white on the inside, with pink or purple anthers and a pink central stigma.
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Popoto (Koorie name)
Has long starchy roots with up to 10 tubers per plant. One to two grass-like pale green leaves to 20 cm.
Perennial. Widespread in heathlands, grassland and forested environments.
Tracheophyta (Vascular Plants)
Magnoliopsida (Flowering Plants)
Source: Atlas of Living Australia