Author: Jan Scholten
633.66.10 Gloriosa superba
Culture: national flower of Zimbabwe; state flower of Tamil Nadu; national flower of Tamil Eelam.
English: Flame lily; Fire lily; Gloriosa lily; Glory lily; Superb lily; Climbing lily; Creeping lily.
French: Lis beguin.
Botany: tender, tuberous; perennials.
Content: colchicine, related alkaloids.
Shows strong, triumphant but feels weak and insecure.