Cahaba lily

David Pilling
Thu, 15 Nov 2018 13:42:46 PST
Hi Steve,

On 15/11/2018 20:10, Steve Evans via pbs wrote:
> I'm in the middle of a discussion on this plant.  If I Google this I get Hymenocallis coronaria.  Referring to the PBS page for this genus I don't find this species but find Hymennocallis lirosme as the Southern native.  I'm not finding them listed as synonymous.  Can someone offer some clarification?

I don't read the wiki page [1] as making any connection between H. 
coronaria and H. lirosme (other than bloom time).

You might find some interesting info in previous list postings about H. 

e.g. Jim Shields says "but is very rare now and
likely to go extinct one of these years."


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