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Zephyranthes simpsonii (Redmargin zephyr-lily)
Cressler, Alan

Zephyranthes simpsonii

Zephyranthes simpsonii Chapm.

Redmargin Zephyr-lily, Simpson's Zephyr-lily, Simpson's Rain-lily

Liliaceae (Lily Family)

Synonym(s): Atamosco simpsonii


USDA Native Status: L48 (N)

A state-listed Threatened species in Florida.


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: White
Bloom Time: Feb , Mar , Apr , May


USA: AL , FL , GA , MS , NC , SC

National Wetland Indicator Status

Status: FAC FAC
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.

Research Literature

Reslit 2783 - Reclaimed water and Florida natives II (1992) L. M. Robinson, J. R. Parnell

This information was provided by the Florida WIldflower Foundation.
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Additional resources

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


Record Modified: 2014-07-29
Research By: JAM

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