General Natural History vol. 2

John Hill, 1751

Hill described the Guernsey lily [Nerine sarniensis] and Formosissima [Sprekelia formosissima], then listed eight other species:

1. small flowered red [Lycoris radiata?]
2. great round-headed [Brunsvigia orientalis]
3. dwarf, many flowered, Indian [Boophane ciliaris?]
4. Jamaica Amaryllis with red and yellow flowers [Amaryllis Belladonna L.]
5. American, convallaria-leaved
6. little, single flowered white [Zephyranthes atamasco?]
7. yellow vernal
8. little yellow autumnal