Lily family, liliaceae
The Lily family - Liliaceae - is formed by almost 4000 species in more than 280 genera and it is mainly constituted by grasses having bulbs, rhizomes or tubers, specially useful in the places where these plants are more abundant for its regeneration capacity in front of adverse situations, as the fire or the drought. Lianas also exists (Smilax apera) or trees (Dracanea draco). They can be in any part of the planet except in the Arctic zone.
The most important genera are the following:
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