Jepson eFlora: Key page
Vascular Plants of California
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Key to Amaryllidaceae

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Jepson Manual glossary definitions can be seen by moving your cursor over words underlined with dots.

1. Perianth crown a conspicuous tube

2. Stamens free from, generally  in crown ..... NARCISSUS

2' Stamens fused to,  from crown ..... PANCRATIUM

1' Perianth crown 0

3. Flowers appearing after leaves withered; perianth parts ± pink, sometimes white or yellow basally; filaments >> anthers ..... AMARYLLIS

3' Flowers appearing before leaves withered; perianth parts white, each with a green spot below thickened tip; filaments < anthers ..... [LEUCOJUM]


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