Salpichroa origanifolia

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Salpichroa origanifolia
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Solanales
Family: Solanaceae
Genus: Salpichroa
Species: S. origanifolia
Binomial name
Salpichroa origanifolia
(Lam.) Baill.
  • Atropa origanifolia Desf.
  • Atropa rhomboidea Gill & Hook.
  • Physalis origanifolia Lam.
  • Salpichroa rhomboidea (Gill & Hook.) Miers
  • Withania origanifolia Paill. & Boiss

Salpichroa origanifolia (syn. Atropa origanifolia Desf., Atropa rhomboidea Gill & Hook., Physalis origanifolia Lam., Salpichroa rhomboidea (Gill & Hook.) Miers, Withania origanifolia Paill. & Boiss) is a species of flowering plant in the nightshade family known by the common name Pampas lily of the valley. It is native to South America and is naturalised in Africa, Australasia, Europe, and North America.[1] It is commonly kept as an ornamental plant.


  1. ^ "Taxon: Salpichroa origanifolia (Lam.) Thell.". Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN). United States Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Beltsville Area. Retrieved 4 June 2012. 

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