Taxon: Alstroemeria pulchella L. f.

Genus: Alstroemeria
Family: Alstroemeriaceae
      Tribe: Alstroemerieae
Nomen number: 2702
Place of publication: Suppl. pl. 206. 1782 ("1781")
Comment: plants in horticulture are usually A. psittacina or A. ligtu
Name Verified on: 03-May-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 18-Oct-2001
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Distributional Range:


  • Southern America

    • Brazil: Brazil


  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin). 2009 (Vara kulturvaxt namn)
  • Dubs, B. Prodromus florae matogrossensis. Botany of Mato Grosso, series B, no. 3. 1998 (L Mato Grosso)
  • Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 16. Auflage. 2000 (Zander ed16)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Integrated Botanical Information System (IBIS) Australian plant common name database (on-line resource). (Aust Pl Common Names)
  • Lazarides, M. & B. Hince CSIRO Handbook of Economic Plants of Australia. 1993 (Econ Pl Aust)
  • Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. 1986- (Eur Gard F)

Check other web resources for Alstroemeria pulchella L. f. :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.