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

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

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    Flora Zambesiaca Alliaceae by S. Kativu

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

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    Distribution

    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 in:

    • [1] (1978) Flore des Mascareignes 177-188: null. IRD Éditions, MSIRI, RBG-Kew, Paris

    Literature

    • [2] Enum. Pl. 4: 457 (1843)

    Sources

    Flora Zambesiaca
    Flora Zambesiaca
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