creeping lily


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Noun1.creeping lily - any plant of the genus Gloriosa of tropical Africa and Asiacreeping lily - any plant of the genus Gloriosa of tropical Africa and Asia; a perennial herb climbing by means of tendrils at leaf tips having showy yellow to red or purple flowers; all parts are poisonous
genus Gloriosa - sometimes placed in family Colchicaceae; one species: glory lily
poisonous plant - a plant that when touched or ingested in sufficient quantity can be harmful or fatal to an organism
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There are two species seen in the nursery trade, big blue lily turf (Liriope muscari), growing up to 2 feet tall, and creeping lily turf (Liriope spicata).
Creeping lily turf also has been used as a lawn substitute in light-deprived locations.