Crinum asiaticum L.
var. pedunculatum (R.Br.) Fosberg & Sachet

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Crinum asiaticum var. pedunculatum

Photo: Bart Wursten
Pink Papaya, Chimoio

Crinum asiaticum var. pedunculatum

Photo: Bart Wursten
Pink Papaya, Chimoio

Crinum asiaticum var. pedunculatum

Photo: Bart Wursten
Chitengo Camp, Gorongosa National Park

Crinum asiaticum var. pedunculatum

Photo: Bart Wursten
Chitengo Camp, Gorongosa National Park

Crinum asiaticum var. pedunculatum

Photo: Bart Wursten
Chitengo Camp, Gorongosa National Park

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Synonyms: Crinum pedunculatum R. Br.
Common names: Mangrove lily (English) Swamp lily (English)
Description: Robust herb to 1 (-2) m tall. Leaves to 1.3 (-2) m long and up to 12 cm broad, thick. Umbel of c. 25 white flowers borne on pedicels which are 2.5-5 cm long. Corolla tube slender; lobes narrowly lanceolate-linear, 4–6 × 0.5–0.8 cm. Filaments 3–5 cm long, purple in upper part. Style filiform, purple.
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Derivation of specific name: pedunculatum: from Latin pedunculatus, meaning 'possessing a peduncle', referring to the stalk bearing the umbel of flowers.
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Worldwide distribution: Eastern coastal Australia, New Guinea and some Pacific islands
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Content last updated: Sunday 5 February 2012
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African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Crinum asiaticum
Biodiversity Explorer (Biodiversity of southern Africa): Crinum asiaticum
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Crinum asiaticum
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Crinum asiaticum
ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Crinum asiaticum
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Crinum asiaticum
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Crinum asiaticum
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network): Crinum asiaticum
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Crinum asiaticum
JSTOR Plant Science: Crinum asiaticum
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Crinum asiaticum
Kew Monocotyledon checklist: Crinum asiaticum
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Crinum asiaticum
The Plant List (version 1.1): Crinum asiaticum
Tropicos: Crinum asiaticum


Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-19

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2019). Flora of Mozambique: Cultivated Plants: Species information: Crinum asiaticum var. pedunculatum.
https://www.mozambiqueflora.com/cult/species.php?species_id=185570, retrieved 16 July 2019

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