Guernsey lily


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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British Dictionary definitions for Guernsey lily

Guernsey lily

noun

See nerine
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