Hymenocallis littoralis

COMMON NAME

Beach spider lily

TYPE

Bulbs

FAMILY

Amaryllidaceae

NOTES

A vigorous, evergreen, bulbous species with narrow, dark green, strap-like leaves. The flowers are large, white, vanilla scented, hanging petals with a central membranous cup stretched between the stamens. It may be grown aquatically. Littoralis translates to 'of the seashore'.

GEOGRAPHIC REGION

Latin America

NATIVE HABITAT

Coastal

WEB SOURCES

wikipedia.org

gardenia.net

nparks.gov.sg



Hymenocallis littorais