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Guernsey lily

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noun
a bulbous plant, Nerine sarniensis, of the amaryllis family, native to southern Africa, having clusters of crimson flowers.
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Origin of Guernsey lily

First recorded in 1655–65
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Guernsey lily

noun
See nerine
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