Dig deeper at SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.
Learn more about Hymenocallis from the Vascular Plants of North Carolina.
Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Monocots: Asparagales
SYNONYMOUS WITH (MISAPPLIED)
Synthesis of the North American Flora (Kartesz, 1999)
Manual of the Southeastern Flora (Small, 1933)
Hammock Spiderlily, Woodland Spiderlily, Northern Spiderlily
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Grows well in upland mesic forests, sometimes distant from a river or stream, per Flora of North America.
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Staminal cup [corona] less than 4.5cm long, per Weakley's Flora (2012).
Dan Whitten sdw_20200807_151759
Inflorescence 3-7 flowered, rarely 2-flowered, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.
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Leaves linear, 2-4cm wide, per Vascular Flora of the Carolinas.