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Region Metropolitana, Valle Nevado, Chile
Altitude: 3000-3800 m. 01 20, 2010

 

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Species:  Rhodophiala rhodolirion (Baker) Traub. color type white
Family:  Amaryllidaceae Identification OK   
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Record:  2139
About 26 Rhodophiala in Chile and 21 in our data base.
About 38 Amaryllidaceae in Chile and 30 in our data base.

 

1st Region:
Lat: 18° - 21°
Main Cities: Arica, Iquique.
2d Region:
Lat: 21° - 26°
Main Cities: Antofagasta, Calama.
3d Region:
Lat: 26° - 29°
Main Cities: Copiapķ, Vallenar.
4th Region:
Lat: 29° - 32°
Main Cities: La Serena, Ovalle.
5th Region:
Lat: 32° - 33°
Main Cities: Valparaiso, Los Andes.
Metropolitan Region:
Lat: 33°- 34°
Main Cities: Santiago.
6th Region:
Lat: 34° - 35°
Main Cities: Rancagua.
7th Region:
Lat: 35° - 36°
Main Cities: Talca, Curicķ.
8th Region:
Lat: 36° - 38°
Main Cities: Concepciķn, Chillan, Los Angeles.
9th Region:
Lat: 38° - 39°
Main Cities: Temuco, Villarrica, Pucķn.
10th Region:
Lat: 39° - 44°
Main Cities: Valdivia, Osorno, Puerto Montt.
11th Region:
Lat: 44° - 49°
Main Cities: Coihaique.
12th Region:
Lat 49°- 55°
Main Cities: Punta Arenas, Puerto Natales, Puerto Williams.
USDA Hardiness Zone 7, even 6b. The plant tolerates low temperatures (-15° C even  -20° C), it can be covered by snow for months (1 - 8 months).     Fully exposed to the sun. Level areas or slopes facing north.     Somewhat dry areas where the drought may last 3 - 5 months. Precipitations of 400 - 800 mm. are concentrated in winter.   
High altitude close to the timber line
White, 6 petals      Bulb Plant     

    Frequent

Height: 20 cm.

Excellent ornamental value (A +)

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INTRODUCTION

Image of Rhodophiala rhodolirion (). Click to enlarge parts of image.

Image of Rhodophiala rhodolirion

Region Metropolitana, Valle Nevado, Chile
Altitude: 3000-3800 m. 01 20, 2010

 

DESCRIPTION

Plant type: Bulb Plant

Flower: White, 6 petals

Height: 20 cm.

 

Image of Rhodophiala rhodolirion (). Click to enlarge parts of image.

Image of Rhodophiala rhodolirion

Region Metropolitana, Valle Nevado, Chile
Altitude: 3000-3800 m. 01 20, 2010

 

HABITAT

In Chile this species grows in the following environmental conditions:

 

Habitat according to altitude:

High altitude close to the timber line

 

Watering conditions:

Somewhat dry areas where the drought may last 3 - 5 months. Precipitations of 400 - 800 mm. are concentrated in winter.

 

Light conditions:

Fully exposed to the sun. Level areas or slopes facing north.

 

Image of Rhodophiala rhodolirion (). Click to enlarge parts of image.

Image of Rhodophiala rhodolirion

Region Metropolitana, Valle Nevado, Chile
Altitude: 3000-3800 m. 01 20, 2010

 

USES

Excellent ornamental value (A +)

 

 

 

 

GROWING TIPS

 

This species has the following hardiness:

USDA Hardiness Zone 7, even 6b. The plant tolerates low temperatures (-15° C even -20° C), it can be covered by snow for months (1 - 8 months).

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Phycella bicolor (Azucena del diablo)

Phycella ignea (Aņaņuca de fuego)

Phycella scarlatina

Placea arzae (Placea)

Placea ornata

Rhodophiala advena

Rhodophiala advena

Rhodophiala advena

Rhodophiala ananuca

Rhodophiala andicola (Aņaņuca de los volcanes)

Rhodophiala araucana

Rhodophiala araucana

Rhodophiala bagnoldii (Aņaņuca amarilla)

Rhodophiala bagnoldii

Rhodophiala bakeri

Rhodophiala laeta (Aņaņuca rosada)

Rhodophiala moelleri

Rhodophiala montana (Aņaņuca de las montaņas)

Rhodophiala phycelloides (Revienta ojos)

Rhodophiala pratensis

Rhodophiala rhodolirion (Aņaņuca de cordillera)

Rhodophiala rhodolirion

Rhodophiala sp. #1436

Rhodophiala sp. #1501

Rhodophiala sp. #1755

Rhodophiala splendens (Aņaņuca esplendorosa)

 

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