Echeandia flavescens (Schult. & Schult.f.) Cruden
  • Sida


This taxon is accepted by Asparagaceae
Notes: More details could be found in The Plant List v.1.1. Originally in The Plant List v.1.0

General Description

Storage roots enlarged 1–2(–4) cm from corms, (1.5–)2–5 cm. Leaves: basal 3–15, 8–40 cm × 0.5–9 mm, blade very narrowly linear to narrowly linear, margins denticulate, ciliate; cauline 0–3, (0.5–)1–9(–13) cm, blade long-acuminate in most specimens, the proximal not exceeding next node. Inflorescences 1–2, 0–1(–3)-branched, 20–60(–84) cm, wholly glabrous or scabrescent toward base. Flowers facing upward or away from scape; tepals elliptic, (7.5–)9–15 mm, outer 2–4 mm wide, inner 4–8.5 mm wide; filaments inserted in open pits, narrowly cylindric to narrowly clavate, 4–8.5 mm; anthers distinct, versatile, 1.5–3.5 mm; ovary 2–5 mm. Capsules broadly oblong to oblong, 7–16 × 3–6 mm. 2n = 16, 32, 48.

 Information From

Asparagaceae
World Flora Online Data. 2017.
  • A CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
Flora of North America @ efloras.org
http://www.efloras.org/flora_page.aspx?flora_id=1
'Flora of North America @ eFloras (2008). Published on the Internet http://www.efloras.org/flora_page.aspx?flora_id=1 [accessed August 2016]' Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
  • B Flora of North America Association
World Flora Online consortium
http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
World Flora Online Data. 2018.
  • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).