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Hypoxis curtissii (Curtis' star-grass)
Stone, Robert L.

Hypoxis curtissii

Hypoxis curtissii Rose

Curtis' Star-grass

Liliaceae (Lily Family)

Synonym(s): Hypoxis hirsuta var. leptocarpa, Hypoxis leptocarpa

USDA Symbol: HYCU5

USDA Native Status: L48 (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Leaf Complexity: Simple

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Yellow
Bloom Time: Jan , Feb , Mar , Apr , May , Jun , Jul , Aug , Sep , Oct , Nov , Dec


USA: FL , GA , LA , SC

National Wetland Indicator Status

This information is derived from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers National Wetland Plant List, Version 3.1 (Lichvar, R.W. 2013. The National Wetland Plant List: 2013 wetland ratings. Phytoneuron 2013-49: 1-241). Click here for map of regions.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Hypoxis curtissii in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Hypoxis curtissii in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Hypoxis curtissii


Record Modified: 2007-01-01
Research By: TWC Staff

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