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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.



Large bulbs and trumpet shaped flowers.


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


  • 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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