Leucocoryne

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Leucocoryne
Leucocoryne ixioides
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Monocots
Order: Asparagales
Family: Alliaceae
Subfamily: Allioideae
Genus: Leucocoryne
Type species
Leucocoryne odorata
Lindl.
Species

See text.

Leucocoryne (Glory-of-the-sun) is a genus of bulbous perennials in the family Amaryllidaceae, subfamily Allioideae.[1] The foliage of all species is long and narrow and has an onion-like scent. The blue, white or lilac flowers are held in umbels.[2]

Some species are grown in gardens as ornamentals.

Species[edit]

Species accepted by The Plant List:[3]


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