African Plant Database

Amaryllis belladonna L.
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 1: 293 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Amaryllis
Status for NA : accepted (introduced)
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Amaryllis gigantea W.T. Aiton
=Amaryllis rosea Lam.
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Geophyte- Ht 0.5 - 0.9 m. Alt: 15 - 850 m. Distribution: WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 30: t.1200 (1955).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Borges P.A.V., C. Abreu & al. (2008). A list of the terrestrial fungi, flora and fauna of Madeira and Selvagens archipelagos. Direcção Regional do Ambiente da Madeira and Universidade dos Açores

Bibliography other :
  • El Mokni R., S. Pasta & D. Pacifico (). Amaryllis belladonna L. (Amaryllidaceae, Amaryllidoideae), first record as naturalized geophyte in Tunisia and continental North?Africa 19/2: 331 
  • Dechir D. & T- Hamel (2020). Amaryllis belladonna (Amaryllidaceae), a new alien to the flora of Algeria. Fl. Medit. 31: 19 
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Record n°15978 modified 2016-02-09
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