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Common name

English: Autumn snowflake

German: Herbst-knotenblume

Portuguese: Campainhas-do-outono


Kingdom: Plantae (2629)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2532)

    Class: Liliopsida (388)

      Order: Liliales (109)

        Family: Liliaceae (35)(family description)

          Genus: Acis (1)

            Epithet: autumnalis (L.) Sweet (1)

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


Climate: temperate

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: white

External links

Check for Acis autumnalis at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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