Convallaria

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Convallaria
Convallaria keiskei 3.jpg
Convallaria keiskei
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Monocots
Order: Asparagales
Family: Asparagaceae
Subfamily: Nolinoideae
Genus: Convallaria
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Convallaria majalis range.png
Map of Convallaria species distribution:
GreenConvallaria majalis or lily of the valley
RedConvallaria keiskei
VioletConvallaria montana

Convallaria is a genus of flowering plants, the most prevalent species of which is lily of the valley.

It is usually described as the monotypic genus with the single species Convallaria majalis, but now some botanists distinguish up to 3 species of Convallaria, also including Convallaria keiskei and Convallaria montana.[1]

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