Colchicaceae (Flame Lily Family)

Colchicaceae is commonly known as the Flame Lily Family. The Colchicaceae is a family from Liliales Order, splits from Liliopsida Class. It is a family among about 406 families in Magnoliophyta or Flowering Plants Division. The family consists of 15 genera and about 250 species.

Genera in Colchicaceae:
  • Androcymbium
  • Colchicum
  • Kuntheria
  • Schelhammera
  • Baeometra
  • Gloriosa
  • Merendera
  • Tripladenia
  • Burchardia
  • Hexacyrtis
  • Ornithoglossum
  • Wurmbea
  • Camptorrhiza
  • Iphigenia
  • Sandersonia


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Gloriosa superba