Humboldt's lily


Hum·​boldt's lily
: a Californian bulbous herb (Lilium humboldtii) with showy orange-red purple-spotted flowers

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after Alexander von Humboldt

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“Humboldt's lily.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 11 Dec. 2023.

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