Flower Database

spring starflower

Basic information
Flower Name
spring starflower
Formal Name
Ipheion uniflorum
Alias
Ipheion, spring starflower, spring star, 花韮, 西洋甘菜, hananira
Habitat
Mexico, South America
Morph
bulbous perennial plant
Comment
spring starflower , scientific name: Ipheion uniflorum , s a species of perennial bulbs of Amaryllidaceae department , of the Ipheion genus native to South America, such as Mexico i. Stretched thin flower stalk from the linear leaf of Leek in the spring, the blue and white 6-petaled flowers bloom. The leaves and bulb onion smell.Watching the flowers and shrubbery. Yellow-flowered 'kibanachnanila (flower scallion)". 
Common name: spring star flower, scientific name: Ipheion uniflorum , aka: Ipheion,Leek flower ,hanania,spring star ,origin: Mexico and South America, living type: bulbous perennial plantenvironments: grassland , plant: 10-20 cm tall , monocotyledonous ,leaf morphology: thick-walled, flat wide linear leaf length: 10-20 cm, leaf margin: entire radiation asymmetric flower unimodal inflorescence Petal: in the funnel-shaped at the base and Tip 6 valve in open flat (in + out of three flowers of three at a time) , Flower: from February to April, flower color: pale blue-violet, blue-violet, white diameter: 3 cm fruit type: capsule and ripens fruit species
Detailed information
Order
Asparagales
Family
Amaryllidaceae
Genus
Ipheion
Species
I. uniflorum
Flower type
Actinomorphic Flower
Flower array
Solitary Inflorescence
Petal shape
Infundibular
Leaf type
Wide linear
Leaf edge
Entire Fringe
Flowering place
Color
Blue, White
Season
Feb Mar Apr
Height
10  ~ 20  [cm]
Diameter
3  ~ 3