Flame lily - Gloriosa Superba
Gloriosa superba is the national flower of Zimbabwe (where it is a protected plant). It is also the state flower of Tamil Nadu state in India, and was the national flower of Tamil Eelam, and as such was displayed during Maaveerar Day.
Day Lily - 6 May
As the sun has now set, I went out to say goodbye to this little beauty, to find that although she was still open, all the black ends to the stamens had gone. Hopefully someone can explain that to me. www.picmonkey.com