For J.H. von Sprekelsen (d. 1764), German botanist.
For description see S. formosissima.
Grown for the menacing but stunning crimson flowers.
A genus with 1 species.
Flowers solitary, large, corona absent; perianth bilaterally symmetric, crimson.
1 species from Mexico and Guatemala.
Source: (2005). Narcissus. In: . Horticultural Flora of South-eastern Australia. Volume 5. Flowering plants. Monocotyledons. The identification of garden and cultivated plants. University of New South Wales Press.