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Plant Details

Zephyranthes atamasco

Atamasco Lily

Scientific Name:

Zephyranthes atamasco

Common Name:

Atamasco Lily

Plant Family

Amaryllidaceae (Amaryllis family)

Native/Alien:

Native

Type:

Perennial

Size in Feet:

1

Light:

Part-sun, Shade

Soil Moisture:

Sub-hygric

(*)

Bloom Time:

March - April

Bloom Area:

Mainly Piedmont

Foliage Note the shiny rounded-end leaves of the atamasco.

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© Tom Harville, 2005

Bloom

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Bloom

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David McAdoo

Links:

USDA PLANTS Database Record


Bird-Friendly Native Plants



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