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Ammocharis coranica

Ammocharis coranica
Common names: karoo lily, koranna lily, sore eye flower, bible flower, ground lily (Eng.); berglelie, gifbol, seeroogblom (Afr.); boka (Sesotho); isidiya, icukudo,
Family: Amaryllidaceae

20 / 11 / 2017 | Ricardo Riddles | Karoo Desert NBG
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Clivia miniata var. citrina

Clivia miniata var. citrina ‘Kirstenbosch Yellow’
Common names: yellow clivia, yellow bush lily (Eng.); geelboslelie (Afr.)
Family: Amaryllidaceae

... and to mountains near Vanrhynsdorp. Within the family Amaryllidaceae, Clivia falls within the tribe Haemantheae , whose ...

02 / 10 / 2017 | Graham Duncan | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Nerine krigei

Nerine krigei has distinctive erect, spirally twisted leaves (Georg Fritz)
Common names: corkskrew nerine, curly leaved nerine (Eng.); draaiblaar nerine (Afr.)
Family: Amaryllidaceae

... 1930s. Nerine is a genus of 24 species in the family Amaryllidaceae, 20 of which are endemic to the geographic areas of South ...

06 / 02 / 2017 | Thato Moeketsane | Walter Sisulu NBG
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Crossyne guttata

Crossyne guttata (Hedi Stummer)
Common names: parasol lily, April fool lily (Eng.); sambreelblom (Afr.)
Family: Amaryllidaceae

... dependent on fire to flower. Like most members of the Amaryllidaceae, the seeds have a characteristic black or blue crust of the ... is the new name for two species of bulbs belonging in the Amaryllidaceae family. These plants were previously thought to be of the genus ...

01 / 08 / 2016 | Sisanda Alakhe Velembo-Mhlauli | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Nerine bowdenii

Nerine bowdenii subsp. bowdenii from southern KwaZulu-Natal
Common names: large pink nerine (Eng.); grootpienknerina (Afr.)
Family: Amaryllidaceae

... especially in the United Kingdom. Members of the family Amaryllidaceae contain toxic alkaloid compounds and all parts of this plant ...

23 / 11 / 2015 | Graham Duncan | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Cryptostephanus

Cryptostephanus vansonii
Common names: none known
Family: Amaryllidaceae

... version of the discoverer’s name. Within the family Amaryllidaceae, Cryptostephanus belongs to the tribe Haemanthae, which ... Cryptostephanus is one of only three genera in the African Amaryllidaceae which does not have a true bulb, but a rhizomatous rootstock. ...

29 / 06 / 2015 | Graham Duncan | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Hessea mathewsii

Flowering in  habitat
Common names: hessea
Family: Amaryllidaceae

16 / 03 / 2015 | Brittany Arendse | CREW
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Strumaria phonolithica

Plant in flower
Common names: none known
Family: Amaryllidaceae

21 / 07 / 2014 | Graham Duncan | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Hessea

Hessea stellaris:Colin Paterson-Jones
Common names: umbrella lilies; sambreeltjies (Afr.)
Family: Amaryllidaceae

...   The ovary, which is inferior as in all Amaryllidaceae, has up to four ovules in each of its three chambers. The style ...

26 / 05 / 2014 | D Snijman | Compton Herbarium
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Crinum macowanii

In flower
Common names: river crinum, river lily, common vlei-lily, Sabie crinum, Cape coast lily (Eng.); rivierlelie, boslelie, Sabielelie (Afr.); intelezi (isiXhosa); umduz
Family: Amaryllidaceae

11 / 11 / 2013 | Alice Notten | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Cyrtanthus ventricosus

Flowers. Photo Colin Paterson Jones
Common names: fire lily; brandlelie (Afrikaans)
Family: Amaryllidaceae

... about 50 species, Cyrtanthus is the largest genus of Amaryllidaceae in southern Africa. The genus extends from as far north as East ... the greatest floral diversity of all African members of Amaryllidaceae, probably due to the plants having become adapted to different ...

07 / 10 / 2013 | D Snijman | Compton Herbarium
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Cyrtanthus flammosus

Cyrtanthus flammosus growing in habitat
Common names: Kouga flame lily (Eng.); Kouga-vlamlelie (Afr.)
Family: Amaryllidaceae

22 / 07 / 2013 | Ernst van Jaarsveld | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Haemanthus crispus

Flower
Common names: crispy-leaved paintbrush lily
Family: Amaryllidaceae

27 / 05 / 2013 | | Compton Herbarium
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Cyrtanthus leucanthus

Cyrtanthus leucanthus
Common names: white fire lily (Eng.); witbergpypie (Afr.)
Family: Amaryllidaceae

... is a threatened species of the largest African genus in the Amaryllidaceae family. Cyrtanthus leucanthus Schltr. ...

12 / 03 / 2012 | Vathiswa Zikishe | CREW
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Nerine filifolia

Nerine filifolia
Common names: grass-leaved nerine (Eng.)
Family: Amaryllidaceae

16 / 01 / 2012 | Paul Herman | National Herbarium Pretoria
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Haemanthus canaliculatus

Haemanthus canaliculatus
Common names: channel-leaved haemanthus
Family: Amaryllidaceae

... once well established. The Amaryllis family, Amaryllidaceae, has about 60 genera of which 19 occur in southern Africa, and ... 280 are found in southern Africa. [This classification of Amaryllidaceae is in the sense of Leistner (2000).] In the genus Haemanthus ...

28 / 11 / 2011 | Jane Forrester | Harold Porter NBG
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Nerine undulata

Nerine undulata
Common names: nerine (Eng.); seeroogblom, berglelie (Afr.) (= Nerine alta W.F.Barker)
Family: Amaryllidaceae

... and daughter of sea god Nereus and Doris. The family name Amaryllidaceae is derived from Amaryllis, the name of a pretty shepherdess ...

01 / 08 / 2011 | Stemmer Ngalo | Free State NBG
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Boophone haemanthoides

Boophone haemanthoides plants
Common names: Namaqua century plant (Eng.), kwaslelie, gifbol (Afr.)
Family: Amaryllidaceae

28 / 02 / 2011 | Colleen Rust | Hantam NBG
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Cyrtanthus obliquus

Cyrtanthus obliquus flowers
Common names: Knysna lily (Eng.); Knysnalelie (Afr.); Umathaga (IsiZulu)
Family: Amaryllidaceae

26 / 10 / 2009 | Lufuno Konanani | Kwazulu-Natal NBG
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Brunsvigia bosmaniae

Brunsvigia bosmaniae display at Hantam NBG
Common names: candelabra lily (Eng.); Maartblom, kandelaar (Afr.)
Family: Amaryllidaceae

... to note that brunsvigias, like all the other genera of Amaryllidaceae, have a very high alkaloid content, and therefore can be ...

27 / 04 / 2009 | Colleen Rust | Hantam NBG
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