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- n. Plural form of lachenalia.
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Eucomis is a member of the Hyacinthaceae family, formerly part of the Liliaceae family, and is closely related to lachenalias, scillas and hyacinths.
While the flowers are the star attraction in this popular bulb, many lachenalias feature attractive spotted foliage, which adds a subtle complement to the colorful blooms.