Football lily Bulb This name is a synonym of Scadoxus multiflorus (Martyn) Raf. Each plant will produce only one flower head in a season. Blood lily is a bulbous plant with leaves on short, speckled stalks. The flower stalk bears a rounded inflorescence, 8-12 cm across. The plant may live for many years and will flower annually indoors
During the growing season, the plant needs bright light, if possible direct sunshine for two hours daily. During winter dormancy, light is unimportant.