1. Family: Amaryllidaceae J.St.-Hil.
    1. Nothoscordum Kunth

      1. This genus is accepted, and is native to Southern America and Northern America.


    Flora Zambesiaca Alliaceae by S. Kativu

    Annual herbs without an alliaceous smell.
    Rootstock bulbous, the bulbs producing many bulbils.
    Leaves rosette-forming, narrowly linear, glaucous.
    Peduncles arising singly from each bulb, erect.
    Perianth united only at base; segments white with a purplish central nerve.
    Stamens included, filaments linear-lanceolate, adjoining in lower half.
    Ovary obovoid with many ovules.
    Capsule papery; seeds angled.



    Found In:

    Alabama, Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Argentina South, Arizona, Arkansas, Bolivia, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Chile Central, Chile North, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Florida, Georgia, Guatemala, Honduras, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Mississippi, Missouri, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Uruguay, Virginia

    Introduced Into:

    Algeria, Azores, Baleares, Bermuda, California, Canary Is., Cape Provinces, Cyprus, East Aegean Is., Egypt, France, Free State, Great Britain, Greece, Jamaica, Jawa, Kenya, KwaZulu-Natal, Libya, Madeira, Malawi, Mauritius, Morocco, New South Wales, New Zealand North, New Zealand South, Norfolk Is., Northern Provinces, Palestine, Portugal, Réunion, Sicilia, South Australia, Spain, St.Helena, Tanzania, Tasmania, Western Australia, Zimbabwe

    Nothoscordum Kunth appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Enum. Pl. 4: 457 (1843)

    Accepted by

    • (1978) Flore des Mascareignes 177-188: null. IRD Éditions, MSIRI, RBG-Kew, Paris


    Flora Zambesiaca
    • Enum. Pl. 4: 457 (1843)


    Flora Zambesiaca
    Flora Zambesiaca

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