Hymenocallis littoralis (Jacq.) Salisb.

Common name

English: Beach Spiderlily

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2504)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2403)

    Class: Liliopsida (370)

      Order: Liliales (113)

        Family: Liliaceae (37) (family description)

          Genus: Hymenocallis (2)

           Epithet: littoralis (Jacq.) Salisb. (4)

Synonym: Hymenocallis adnata Herb.

adnata => broadly attached, joined together, united

littoralis => found on the seashore

Characteristics

Climate: tropical

Habit: herb

Flower colour: white

External links

Check for Hymenocallis littoralis at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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