Common name: Society garlic; Scientific name: Tulbaghia violacea; Family: Amaryllidaceae; Genus: Tulbaghia; Species: T. violacea.

Plant type: Perennial; Height: 1 to 2 feet; Flowering time: July to September; Flower color: Purple; Leaves: Grayish green, a clump of narrow, strap-shaped.

Tulbaghia violacea (Society garlic) is a tender perennial that is native to grassland areas in southern Africa.