Aztec lily


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Noun1.Aztec lily - Mexican bulbous herb cultivated for its handsome bright red solitary flowerAztec lily - Mexican bulbous herb cultivated for its handsome bright red solitary flower
amaryllis - bulbous plant having showy white to reddish flowers
genus Strekelia, Strekelia - a monocotyledonous genus of the amaryllis family
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Sprekelia formosissima: Also known as the Aztec lily, this elegant bulb native to Mexico bears a deep red flower with green striped bases.
Sprekelia formosissima Also known as the Aztec lily, this elegant bulb native to Mexico bears a deep red flower with green striped bases.