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I got this green plant as a gift many years ago, but I have never seen it flower before. It has a strong, pleasant scent and cool flowers so I'd really would like to know what it is.

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  • $\begingroup$ The plants sometimes are native to a certain region. Care enough to share yours? $\endgroup$ – bonCodigo Jul 15 '15 at 8:11
  • $\begingroup$ @bonCodigo Sure! I'm in Sweden but I'm quite certain that these are not native here :) $\endgroup$ – Alex Jul 15 '15 at 9:11
  • $\begingroup$ It is member of family Amaryllidaceae (of monocot) $\endgroup$ – Always Confused Aug 28 '16 at 19:27
  • $\begingroup$ also called spider lily. some other related plants also called spider lily. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spider_lily $\endgroup$ – Always Confused Aug 28 '16 at 19:28
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It looks like a "Spider lily" from the Hymenocallis genus.

Here is a picture of Hymenocallis caribaea from wikipedia for comparison: enter image description here

There are however ~65 species in the genus (according to wikipedia), and I cannot say exactly what species you have.

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