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Bellevalia romana

Life > eukaryotes > Archaeoplastida > Chloroplastida > Charophyta > Streptophytina > Plantae (land plants) > Tracheophyta (vascular plants) > Euphyllophyta > Lignophyta (woody plants) > Spermatophyta (seed plants) > Angiospermae (flowering plants) > Monocotyledons > Order: Asparagales > Family: Asparagaceae > Genus: Bellevalia

Bellevalia romana  

Bellevalia romana, Hortus Botanicus, Leiden, Netherlands. [photo H.G. Robertson, Iziko ]


Native to the Mediterranean. Cultivated in southern Africa. Previously in Hyacinthaceae. See Encyclopedia of Life.