Common names: Channel-leaved Helonias
Species: Helonias laeta
Modern Genus: Amianthium
Modern Species: Amianthium muscaetoxicum
Modern Family: Liliaceae. Also placed in Heloniadaceae Melanthiaceae.
Plant Type: perennial
Season: "It blooms in June, and is generally kept in a pit or under a frame during the winter months."
Native Region: North America: Lower Caroline
Artist: S. Edwards, Sansum