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Hippeastrum correiense

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Kingdom  Plantae
Clade  Monocots
Family  Amaryllidaceae
Rank  Species
Clade  Angiosperms
Order  Asparagales
Subfamily  Amaryllidoideae
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Similar  Hippeastrum miniatum, Hippeastrum psittacinum, Hippeastrum evansiae

Hippeastrum correiense is a flowering perennial herbaceous bulbous plant, in the Amaryllidaceae family, native to Brazil.

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Description

Large bulbs and trumpet shaped flowers.

Taxonomy

Described under its current name by Arthington Worsley in The Gardeners' Chronicle (ser. 3, 85: 377) in 1929.

Synonyms:

  • Amaryllis correiensis Bury, Select. Hexandr. Pl.: 9 (1832). (Basionym)
  • Amaryllis aulica var. glaucophylla Hook., Bot. Mag. 57: t. 2983 (1830).
  • Hippeastrum aulicum var. glaucophyllum (Hook.) Herb., Amaryllidaceae: 136 (1837).
  • Hippeastrum organense Herb., Bot. Mag. 67: t. 3803 (1840).
  • Hippeastrum organense var. compressum Herb., Edwards's Bot. Reg. 28(Misc.): 39 (1842).
  • Amaryllis gardneri Seub. in C.F.P.von Martius et auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Bras. 3(1): 149 (1847).
  • Hippeastrum gardneri (Seub.) Hoehne, Araucarilandia: 30 (1930).
  • Amaryllis organensis (Herb.) Traub et Uphof, Herbertia 5: 129 (1938).
  • Amaryllis organensis var. compressa (Herb.) Traub, Pl. Life 7: 35 (1951).
  • References

    Hippeastrum correiense Wikipedia


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