Botanical name: Ledebouria revoluta Family: Liliaceae (Lily family)
Synonyms: Scilla hyacinthina
South Indian Squill is a common herb, sprouting from underground tubers with the first rains. Leaves often have dark botches. It is fairy common in and around forest tracks, from plains to the coast. On the hills, it is found up till altitudes of 1400 m.
Identification credit: Pravin Kawale
The flower labeled South Indian Squill is ...