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Common name

English: Kerry Lily

German: Mattiazzi-Graslilie

Portuguese: Craveiro-do-monte

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2616)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2519)

    Class: Liliopsida (388)

      Order: Asparagales (72)

        Family: Asphodelaceae (2)(family description)

          Genus: Simethis (1)

            Epithet: mattiazzi (Vand.) Sacc. (1)

Synonyms: Anthericum ericetorum Bergeret, Anthericum mattiazzii Vand., Anthericum planifolium L., Bulbine planifolia (L.) Spreng., Phalangium holosericeum Pourr., Phalangium planifolium (L.) Pers., Pogonella planifolium Salisb., Pubilaria mattiazzii (Vand.) Samp., Pubilaria planifolia (L.) Samp., Simethis mattiazzii (Vandelli) G.López & C.E.Jarvis, Simethis planifolia (L.) Gren. & Godr.

mattiazzi => in honor of Giulio Mattiazzi, assistant of Domenico Vandelli (1735-1816)

planifolia => having flat, horizontal leaves

Characteristics

Climate: sub-tropical

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: white

External links

Check for Simethis mattiazzi at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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