WilCo NPSOT field trip
Small herbaceous plant arising from a bulb. Very faint garlic odor. Leaves linear. Flowers white with six tepals in an umbel. No bulblets.
White perianth. White corona with red rim
Yellow tubular flower. Yellow perianth and corona
Small herbaceous plant. Leaves equitant and grass like. Flowers purple with a solitary spathe. Roots fibrous.
Asparagales is the name of an order of plants, used in modern classification systems such as the APG III system (which is used throughout this article). The order takes its name from the family Asparagaceae and is placed in the monocots. The order has only recently been recognized in classification systems. It was first put forward by Huber in 1977 and later taken up in the Dahlgren system of 1985. Before this, many of its families...