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Family: AMARYLLIDACEAE 

 Cryptostephanus vansonii
 
  
Author:  Inez Clare Verdoorn 1943
Family:  Amaryllidaceae
Habitat:  Eastern Zimbabwe, Western Mozambique
Soil:  Rich - Mix
Water:  Medium
Sun:  Medium
Thickness:  3 Centimetres
Height:  25 Centimetres
Flower:  White - Light Pink
Reproduction:  Seeds/Bulbs
Pop names:  -
Synonyms:  -

   This member of the Amaryllidaceae family was given this name by Inez Clare Verdoorn  in 1943. It is found from Eastern Zimbabwe to Western Mozambique, growing in a rich soil with some water and some sun. The bulbs can grow to three centimetres in diameter, the leaves to 25 centimetres in length. The flowers are white to light pink.

Named after Mr. Van Son, who first flowered a collected specimen.