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This genus is accepted, and its native range is America.
Nothoscordum bivalve

[FTEA]

Alliaceae, Sarah Smith & Jonathan Stansbie. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 2003

Morphology General Habit
Bulbous herbs, resembling garlic but without its smell; bulbs producing many bulbils
Morphology Leaves
Leaves linear, soft, flat
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Flowers in umbels on long stems overtopping leaves; 2 small bracts below umbel, distinctly overlapping at base; flowers 10–25 per umbel
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Perianth
Perianth united only at base; lobes white to greenish white
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Androecium Stamens
Stamens shorter than tepals, filaments linear-lanceolate, adjoining in lower half
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Gynoecium Ovary
Ovary obovoid with many ovules
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Fruit papery
Morphology Reproductive morphology Seeds
Seeds shiny, angled.

[FZ]

Flora Zambesiaca Alliaceae by S. Kativu

Morphology General Habit
Annual herbs without an alliaceous smell.
Morphology Roots
Rootstock bulbous, the bulbs producing many bulbils.
Morphology Leaves
Leaves rosette-forming, narrowly linear, glaucous.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences Peduncles
Peduncles arising singly from each bulb, erect.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Perianth
Perianth united only at base; segments white with a purplish central nerve.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Androecium Stamens
Stamens included, filaments linear-lanceolate, adjoining in lower half.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers Gynoecium Ovary
Ovary obovoid with many ovules.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Capsule papery; seeds angled.

Native to:

Alabama, Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Argentina South, Arizona, Arkansas, Bolivia, Brazil Northeast, Brazil South, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central, Chile Central, Chile North, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Florida, Georgia, Guatemala, Honduras, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Mississippi, Missouri, New Mexico, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Panamá, Paraguay, Peru, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Uruguay, Virginia

Introduced into:

Algeria, Azores, Baleares, Bermuda, California, Canary Is., Cape Provinces, Cyprus, East Aegean Is., Egypt, France, Free State, Great Britain, Greece, Jamaica, Jawa, Kenya, KwaZulu-Natal, Libya, Madeira, Malawi, Mauritius, Morocco, New South Wales, New Zealand North, New Zealand South, Norfolk Is., Northern Provinces, Palestine, Portugal, Réunion, Sicilia, South Australia, Spain, St.Helena, Tanzania, Tasmania, Western Australia, Zimbabwe

Nothoscordum Kunth appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Enum. Pl. 4: 457 (1843)

Accepted by

  • Bosser, J. & al. (eds.) (1978). Flore des Mascareignes 177-188 IRD Éditions, MSIRI, RBG-Kew, Paris.

Literature

Flora Zambesiaca

  • Enum. Pl. 4: 457 (1843)

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Enum. Plant. 4: 457 (1843)

Flora Zambesiaca
Flora Zambesiaca
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Flora of Tropical East Africa
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0