Hippeastrum canterai

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Hippeastrum canterai
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Monocots
Order: Asparagales
Family: Amaryllidaceae
Subfamily: Amaryllidoideae
Genus: Hippeastrum
Species: H. canterai
Binomial name
Hippeastrum canterai
Arechav. [1]

Amaryllis canterai (Arechav.) Traub & Uphof[2]

Hippeastrum canterai is a flowering perennial herbaceous bulbous plant, in the Amaryllidaceae family, native to Uruguay.[1]


Described by José Arechavaleta in 1899.[1]


  1. ^ a b c Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew: Hippeastrum canterai.
  2. ^ Herbertia 5: 125 (1938)