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Hymenocallis sp., Spider Lily, Ismene, Sea Daffodil

Hymenocallis sp.

Spider Lily, Ismene, Sea Daffodil
Family: Amaryllidaceae    (Formerly:Amaryllidaceae / Liliaceae)
Subfamily: Amaryllidoideae
Origin: West Indies
Small plant 2-5 ftSemi-shadeRegular waterWhite, off-white flowersFragrant

The flower look like daffodils except for the delicate spider-like petals. Prefers rich, well-drained soil, most thrive with boggy conditions. Tolerates sandy or clay soil.

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