The genus name is derived from Greek "krinos", meaning lily. Perennial, bulbous herbs with funnel-shaped, often fragrant flowers.
Latin name: Crinum bulbispermum
They grow in full sun, in deep, humus-rich, mooist but well-drained soils.
Bulbous plant with linear green leaves and large inforescences of large, funnel-shaped, pink fragrant flowers in late spring and early summer.