Anthericum L.

Flatly-opening flowers.

50 species from S Europe, Asia Minor and Africa.

Greek anthos flower; - icum belonging to; the Greek name for an asphodel lily.

Source: Conran, J. (2005). Anthericaceae. 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.

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kingdom Plantae
phylum   Tracheophyta
class    Magnoliopsida
superorder     Lilianae
order      Asparagales
family       Asparagaceae
Higher taxa
Subordinate taxa
species         Anthericum liliago L.