Flower NameEucharis lily
Formal NameEucharis grandiflora
AliasAmazon lily, Eucharis, Eucharis lily, 擬宝珠水仙, ユーチャリス・グランディフロラ, Eucharis grandiflora
HabitatAmazon River upstream of Colombia (Andes)
Morphperennial grass (roots)
Eucharis lily (Scientific name:Eucharis × grandiflora ) is a perennial grass of the Amaryllidaceae family, Eucharis genus native to Amazon River upstream of Colombia (Andes) . It lets several funnel-formed snow-white flowers with the sweet smell bloom in the umbel inflorescence that lengthened from the flower stalk tip. There is six pieces of tepal. It is called Amazon lily by another name. An egg-shaped leaf is very bigger than a flower.
Generic name: Amazon lily , Scientific name: Eucharis × grandiflora, Other name: Amazon lily , Origin: Colombia (Andes mountains) , height: 40-50 cm, flower diameter: 6 - 10 cm, flower color: white, flowering period: all year round (especially October to February).
SpeciesE. × grandiflora
Flower typeActinomorphic Flower
Leaf edgeEntire Fringe
SeasonJan Feb Oct Nov Dec
Height40 ~ 50 [cm]
Diameter6 ~ 10