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Lycoris radiata Herb.

石蒜

Description from Flora of China

Amaryllis radiata L’Héritier, Sert. Angl. 16. 1788.

Bulbs subglobose, 1--3 cm in diam. Leaves appearing in autumn, dark green, narrowly ligulate, ca. 15 × 0.5 cm, midvein pale, apex obtuse. Flowering stem ca. 30 cm. Umbel 4--7-flowered; involucres 2, lanceolate, ca. 3.5 × 0.5 cm. Perianth bright red; tube green, ca. 0.5 cm; lobes strongly recurved, narrowly oblanceolate, ca. 3 × 0.5 cm, margin strongly undulate. Stamens conspicuously exserted. Fl. Aug--Sep. fr. Oct. 2 n = 22, 32, 33.

The fertile, diploid populations are Lycoris radiata var. pumila Grey (Hardy Bulbs 2: 58. 1938) according to Hsu et al. (Sida 16: 325. 1994), while the morphologically essentially identical, triploid populations are L. radiata var. radiata.

Shady and moist places on slopes, rocky places along stream banks; near sea level to 1000(--2500) m. Anhui, Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Guizhou, Henan, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangsu, Jiangxi, Shandong, Shaanxi, Sichuan, Yunnan, Zhejiang [Japan, Korea, Nepal].

生活型: 草本

栽培植物: 野生

特征: 多年生草本;花红色

花期: 秋月

生境: 生于屋旁湿润处或栽培

用途: 花大,可供观赏;鳞茎入药解毒、催吐、散结消肿,治疮痈肿毒等

门中名: 种子植物门

亚门中名: 被子植物亚门

纲中名: 单子叶植物纲


 

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