Plant ID forum: A couple of things I brought home from Kansas

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Name: Lori Morrow
Enid, OK (Zone 6b)
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enidcandles
May 24, 2016 8:42 AM CST
Since there were not in bloom, I am not certain what they are. Of course, the foliage was green last week when they were dug.
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The iris looks like a normal tall bearded rhizome except it is longer and the foliage is taller and thinner.
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Name: Lin
Sebastian, Florida (Zone 10a)

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plantladylin
May 24, 2016 9:01 AM CST
Did someone give them to you or were they roadside finds?

The first sure looks like Amaryllis bulbs to me but there are probably lots of others that look like that too.

The second kind of reminds me of Species Iris (Iris virginica)
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Name: Lori Morrow
Enid, OK (Zone 6b)
I want them all!
Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Daylilies Irises Plant and/or Seed Trader Region: Oklahoma
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enidcandles
May 24, 2016 9:19 AM CST
They were dug out of my cousin's yard but may as well have been roadside finds! She has lived in that house for 20 plus years and has no idea when or what color the blooms are. Rolling on the floor laughing Rolling on the floor laughing
Name: Lori Morrow
Enid, OK (Zone 6b)
I want them all!
Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Daylilies Irises Plant and/or Seed Trader Region: Oklahoma
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enidcandles
May 24, 2016 9:22 AM CST
They were dug out of my cousin's yard but may as well have been roadside finds! She has lived in that house for 20 plus years and has no idea when or what color the blooms are. Rolling on the floor laughing Rolling on the floor laughing

I was thinking maybe some type of Naked Ladies with the bulbs but was not sure.
Name: Daisy I
Reno, Nv (Zone 6b)
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DaisyI
May 24, 2016 10:18 AM CST
The first and second do look like Amaryllis Belladonna (Naked Lady). The last looks like a Bearded Iris. I can't make #3 open so don't know.
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Name: Lori Morrow
Enid, OK (Zone 6b)
I want them all!
Charter ATP Member I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Daylilies Irises Plant and/or Seed Trader Region: Oklahoma
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enidcandles
May 24, 2016 10:32 AM CST
#3 is just another pic of #4
here it is again
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the fans are too long and thin for a bearded, I have over 400 of those so I know for certain that is not what it is.


Name: Jean
Prairieville, LA (Zone 9a)
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Moonhowl
May 24, 2016 10:40 AM CST
Yourfirst picture could also be Crinum bulbispermum (a member of the Amaryllis family) They are hardy in zone 6 and take a lot of neglect.

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Name: Lin
Sebastian, Florida (Zone 10a)

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plantladylin
May 24, 2016 10:54 AM CST
A couple with the common name of "Naked Lady" Lily:
Naked Lady (Amaryllis belladonna)
Surprise Lily (Lycoris squamigera)

Crinum (Crinum bulbispermum)
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