African football lily is a small ornamental plant . ( Scientific name : Scadoxus multiflorus ). It is a plant native to South Africa.  The plant is poisonous.  This plant is found in most parts of Kerala.
African football lily
In some regions of Kerala this plant is also known as April Lily and May Masa Rani . These names are called in different regions because they bloom in the months of April and May. Also known as Monsoon Lily and Fireball. The flower is so named because it looks like a football.