Acis autumnalis (L.) Sweet

Common name

English: Autumn snowflake

German: Herbst-knotenblume

Portuguese: Campainhas-do-outono

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2504)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2403)

    Class: Liliopsida (370)

      Order: Liliales (113)

        Family: Liliaceae (37) (family description)

          Genus: Acis (1)

           Epithet: autumnalis (L.) Sweet (2)

Synonyms: Acis oporantha Jord. & Fourr., Acis pulchella Jord. & Fourr., Leucojum auctumnale J.F.Gmel., Leucojum autumnale L.

autumnale => of the Autumn, Autumn flowering

autumnalis => of Autumn, autumn-flowering

pulchella => beautiful

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: white

External links

Check for Acis autumnalis at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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