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Family: AMARYLLIDACEAE 

 Habranthus tubispathus
 
  
Author:  Hamilton Paul Traub 1951
Family:  Amaryllidaceae
Habitat:  Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Uruguay
Soil:  Mix
Water:  Medium - Maximum
Sun:  Maximum
Thickness:  4 Centimetres
Height:  14 Centimetres
Flower:  Orangish yellow
Reproduction:  Seeds/Bulbs
Pop names:  Atamosco Lily, Copper lily, Rio Grande Copper-Lily, Rain Lily, Stagger Grass
Synonyms:  Amaryllis tubispatha, Charles Louis L'Héritier de Brutelle 1788. Arviela tubispatha Salisb. Atamosco tubispatha M. Gómez. Hippeastrum tubispathum Baker. Zephyranthes tubispatha Herb. Amaryllis andersonii  Griseb. Atamosco texana Greene. Habranthus andersonii Herb. ex Lindl. Habranthus texanus Herb. ex Steud. Habranthus variabilis Ravenna. Hippeastrum tubispathum Baker. Zephyranthes andersonii Baker. Zephyranthes commersoniana Herb. Zephyranthes texana Herb.

 

   This member of the Amaryllidaceae family was given this name by Hamilton Paul Traub in 1951. It is found in Argentina, Brazil, Chile and Uruguay, growing in a well drained soil with quite some water and lots of sun. The bulb can grow to four centimetres in diameter, the entire plant to fourteen centimetres in height. The flowers are orangish yellow.