Zephyranthes chlorosolen

(Herbert) D. Dietrich

Syn. Pl. 2: 1176. 1840.

Basionym: Cooperia chlorosolen Herbert Edwards’s Bot. Reg. 22: plate 1835. 1836
Synonyms: Cooperia drummondii Herbert Cooperia kansensis W. Stevens Zephyranthes brazosensis Traub Zephyranthes herbertiana D. Dietrich
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 26. Treatment on page 302. Mentioned on page 297, 301, 303.

Leaf blade dull green, to 5 mm wide. Spathe (3–)4–5(–5.7) cm. Flowers erect; perianth white, sometimes tinged or veined pink, salverform, (7.3–)9–14(–16) cm; perianth tube primarily white, sometimes pale green proximally, (7–)8–12(–13) cm, diam. uniform, 3/4 or more perianth length, at least 15 times filament length, ca. 2–4 times spathe length; tepals rarely reflexed; stamens fasciculate, appearing equal; filaments subulate, 0.2–0.5 mm, apex blunt; anthers 4–8(–9) mm; style longer than perianth tube; stigma capitate, among or very near anthers, exserted no more than 2 mm beyond anthers; pedicel absent or rarely 0.1 cm and much shorter than spathe. 2n = 48, 60, 68, 72.

Phenology: Flowering late spring–early fall (May–Oct).
Habitat: Wide range of soils and conditions, usually not very wet
Elevation: 0–2400 m


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Ala., Ark., Kans., La., Miss., Okla., Tex., e Mexico.


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Lower Taxa

... more about "Zephyranthes chlorosolen"
Raymond O. Flagg +, Gerald L. Smith +  and Walter S. Flory† +
(Herbert) D. Dietrich +
Cooperia chlorosolen +
Ala. +, Ark. +, Kans. +, La. +, Miss. +, Okla. +, Tex. +  and e Mexico. +
0–2400 m +
Wide range of soils and conditions, usually not very wet +
Flowering late spring–early fall (May–Oct). +
Illustrated +
Cooperia drummondii +, Cooperia kansensis +, Zephyranthes brazosensis +  and Zephyranthes herbertiana +
Zephyranthes chlorosolen +
Zephyranthes +
species +