Wild Florida Photo - Habranthus robustus - Copperlily

Habranthus robustus

Brazilian copperlily

Not native to Florida

Volusia Co. FL 04/23/20
Volusia Co. FL 06/07/07
Volusia Co. FL 06/06/07

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This native of Brazil has escaped cultivation in several central Florida counties in the area known as the I-4 corridor and can now occasionally be found in moist disturbed sites.
It can take close observation to note that the flowers are zygomorphic. Also, the stamens are of four different lengths.


Habranthus robustus is a member of the Amaryllidaceae - Amaryllis family.

Date record last modified: Aug 07, 2016

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