Zephyranthes rosea

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Zephyranthes rosea tepals detail

Due to the size of the blossom, this is presently thought to be Zephyranthes rosea and not Zephyranthes grandiflora. Also referred to as Zephyr lily and rain lily. The later apparently due to its propensity for blooming after a rain.

See also: http://www.zanthan.com/gardens/plants/zephyranthes1.html
http://www.flickr.com/photos/bcanna/47663316/
http://www.gaygardener.com/gardenspot/bulbs022.phtml
http://www.bulbsociety.org/GALLERY_OF_THE_WORLDS_BULBS/GRAPHICS/Zephyranthes/Zephyranthes_rosea/Z.rosea.html
http://davesgarden.com/guides/pf/go/1245/

Kingdom       Plantae   Plants
Subkingdom    Tracheobionta  Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta  Seed plants
Division      Magnoliophyta  Flowering plants
Class         Liliopsida  Monocotyledons
Subclass      Liliidae 
Order         Liliales 
Family        Liliaceae  Lily family
Genus         Zephyranthes Herbert  zephyr lily
Species       Zephyranthes rosea Lindl.  Cuban zephyr lily

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