Herpolirion Hook.f.

Greek herpo – to creep, lirion – lily, referring to the low spreading habit of the clumps.

Turf-like habit, solitary flowers with tepals not twisting after flowering, and capsular fruits.

1 species from alpine Australia and New Zealand.

Source: Conran, J. (2005). Hemerocallidaceae. In: Spencer, R.. Horticultural Flora of South-eastern Australia. Volume 5. Flowering plants. Monocotyledons. The identification of garden and cultivated plants. University of New South Wales Press.

kingdom Plantae
phylum   Tracheophyta
class    Magnoliopsida
superorder     Lilianae
order      Asparagales
family       Asparagaceae
Higher taxa
Subordinate taxa
species         Herpolirion novae-zelandiae Hook.f.