Tag Archives: Amaryllidaceae

Proiphys amboinensis (Cardwell Lily) (Amaryllidaceae)

My acquaintance with this lovely lily goes way back when I was a young teen. My neighbours grew this lily as a pot plant. Year after year I espied the Cardwell Lily in flower. I also though it to have … Continue reading

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Crinum pedunculatum (Mangrove Lily) (Amaryllidaceae)

I find it wonderful how even members of the Amaryllis family have found a means to deal with the salty conditions of mangroves. For that reason, it is not likely to mistake it for anything else. Another species, the Onion … Continue reading

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