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Amaryllidaceae

Amaryllis belladonna: Photo C Paterson-Jones
Common names: amaryllis or daffodil family
Family: Amaryllidaceae

... Paterson-Jones May 2004     All Amaryllidaceae are perennials and apart from Clivia, Cryptostephanus and ... are also attractively spotted with dark green or red. Amaryllidaceae usually have numerous flowers held in an umbrella-like cluster ...

10 / 05 / 2004 | D Snijman | Compton Herbarium
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Amaryllis belladonna

Amaryllis belladonna
Common names: belladonna lily, March lily, naked lady (Eng.); Maartblom, Maartlelie, belladonnalelie (Afr.)
Family: Amaryllidaceae

... accounts for the common name "naked lady". The family Amaryllidaceae forms a large group of over sixty genera, which are mainly ...

12 / 03 / 2001 | Trevor Adams | Kirstenbosch NBG
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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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Ammocharis longifolia

Ammocharis longifolia
Common names: Malgas lily (Eng.); seeroogblom (Afr.)
Family: Amaryllidaceae

... in the garden in suitable climates. The family name Amaryllidaceae is from the name Amaryllus, a pretty shepherdess mentioned by ...

16 / 08 / 2004 | Werner Voigt | Karoo Desert NBG
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Boophone disticha

Boophone disticha
Common names: century plant, poison bulb, sore-eye flower (Eng.); gifbol, seeroogblom, kopseerblom, boesmangif, perdespook (Afr.); kxutsana-yanaha, motlatsisa (So.S
Family: Amaryllidaceae

22 / 08 / 2005 | E Lithudzha | Pretoria 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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Brunsvigia

Brunsvigia bosmaniae; Photo Colin Paterson-Jones
Common names: candelabra flower (Eng.); kandelaarblom, Maartblom (Afr.)
Family: Amaryllidaceae

... break open and scatter their seeds. [See picture in Amaryllidaceae ] Brunsvigia Brunsvigia , unlike its close relative ... of the bulbs are used for medicinal purposes. Like all Amaryllidaceae, however, brunsvigias are rich in alkaloids that can be ...

18 / 04 / 2005 | D Snijman | Kirstenbosch 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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Brunsvigia josephinae

Brunsvigia josephinae
Common names: candelabra lily (Eng.); kandelaarblom, lantanter (Afr.)
Family: Amaryllidaceae

... systemic insecticide may be used. The family name Amaryllidaceae is from the name Amaryllus, a pretty shepherdess mentioned by ...

09 / 08 / 2004 | Werner Voigt | Karoo Desert NBG
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Brunsvigia orientalis

Brunsvigia orientalis
Common names: candelabra flower, red candelabra flower, king candelabra, chandelier lily, chandelier plant, sore-eye flower (Eng.), ajuinbol, koningskandelaarblom,
Family: Amaryllidaceae

17 / 03 / 2003 | Jane Forrester | Harold Porter NBG
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Brunsvigia radulosa

Brunsvigia radulosa
Common names: candelabra flower (Eng.); kandelaarblom, misryblom (Afr.); Lemathla (Southern Sotho)
Family: Amaryllidaceae

... radulosa is a very striking bulbous plant of the family Amaryllidaceae that grows and flowers spectacularly in summer, from December to ...

25 / 07 / 2005 | Clare Archer | Pretoria NBG
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Clivia caulescens

Flowerhead
Common names: stem clivia, stalked clivia
Family: Amaryllidaceae

27 / 12 / 2004 | John Winter | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Clivia gardenii

Clivia gardenii
Common names: Major Garden's clivia, Natal drooping clivia (English); boslelie (Afrikaans); umayime (Zulu)
Family: Amaryllidaceae

... PLEASE NOTE  that  Clivia  belong to the family Amaryllidaceae of which many species are poisonous and it is advisable to wash ...

30 / 04 / 2001 | Alice Aubrey | Walter Sisulu NBG
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Clivia miniata

Clivia miniata
Common names: bush lily (Eng.); boslelie (Afr.); umayime (Zulu)
Family: Amaryllidaceae

20 / 08 / 2001 | Alice Aubrey | Walter Sisulu 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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Clivia mirabilis

Clivia mirabilis
Common names: miracle clivia
Family: Amaryllidaceae

20 / 05 / 2002 | Nicky Malcolm | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Clivia nobilis

Clivia nobilis
Common names: Eastern Cape clivia, Eastern Cape bush lily (Eng.); boslelie (Afr.); umayime (isiXhosa & isiZulu)
Family: Amaryllidaceae

02 / 01 / 2006 | John Winter | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Clivia robusta

Clivia robusta
Common names: swamp bush lily, swamp clivia
Family: Amaryllidaceae

02 / 07 / 2007 | John Winter | Kirstenbosch NBG
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Crinum

Crinum bulbispermum
Common names: river lily, veld lily (Eng.); rivierlelie, veldlelie (Afr.); umNduze (Zulu)
Family: Amaryllidaceae

... plants perform best in a permanent position and, like any Amaryllidaceae, do not react well to any disturbance of the roots In the ... a fascinating genus of the large and equally captivating Amaryllidaceae family . Larger in stature than most other species of ...

20 / 09 / 2004 | Robert Archer | National Herbarium Pretoria
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Crinum bulbispermum

Crinum bulbispermum
Common names: Orange River lily, Vaal River lily (Eng.); Oranjerivierlelie (Afr.); umnduze (Zulu).
Family: Amaryllidaceae

... astoundingly attractive flowers. They belong to the family Amaryllidaceae, which includes highly prized groups of bulbous, lily-like ...

15 / 10 / 2001 | Andrew Hankey | Walter Sisulu NBG
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