Herbert W.
1821
An Appendix
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Imhofia Herb. An Appendix 18. 1821.
IMHOFIA.
. . . Bulbus, folia, spatha ut in Brunsvigia. Scapus sub-praecox, sub-20-
flora. Pedunculi suberecti. Germen triloculare, trigone obovatum, pedun-
culo continuatum. Flores foetidi. Tubus brevis, rectus. Limbus subundu-
latus, patentissime reflexus ut in Nerine. Filamenta erecta, fasciculata.
Stigma obtusum, trigonum. Stylus rectus. Species. Marginata. Specim. in
Herb. Lambert.-Jacq. Hort. Schoenb. Amaryllis marginata.
. . . Bulb, leaves, and spathe as in Brunsvigia. Scape a little before the
leaves, less than 20-flowered. Peduncles straight and nearly erect. Germ
3-celled, obovate, continued from the peduncle. Flowers fetid. Tube short,
straight. Limb rather undulated, wide-spread, with points bent back as in
Nerine. Filaments erect, clinging round the style. Stigma triangular, ob-
tuse. Style erect.- Only known by the figure and description of Jacquin,
and a specimen in Mr. Lambert's herbarium. Species. 1. Marginata.