FLORA MALAYSIANA

Plants of the Malaysian Region



Monocotyledoneae.


Family: AMARYLLIDACEAE , Onion.
Taxonomy: Class: Liliopsida Brongniart, 1843, (monocotyledons), Order: Asparagales, Bromhead Family: Amaryllidaceae J.St.-Hil., = Agapanthaceae F. Voigt, = Alliaceae Batsch ex. Borkh.

Genus: Haemanthus Linn. 1753, Blood Flower, Powder Puff



Blood Flower, Powder Puff; Species: Haemanthus multiflorus Linn.
Ref: Gardening in the Tropics; M Greensill; (1967); Evans Bros. Ltd.; Britain - page 170
http://fairfun.net/my2/flora_my/flora_my-m/flora-ma/ma/amhamu01a.htm, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Agave_angustifolia
File: amhamu01r.jpg. Original Size: 362 x 257
Loc.: Section 17, Petaling Jaya, Selangor. Date: xx/xx/1997
Photo: Ooi Chooi Seng
Taxonomy: Family: Amaryllidaceae J.St.-Hil., = Agapanthaceae F. Voigt = Alliaceae Batsch ex. Borkh., Genus: Haemanthus Linnaeus (1753), Species: Haemanthus multiflorus Linn. = Scadoxus multiflorus (Martyn)