Patagonia Wildflowers
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Peruvian lily
Alstroemeria aurea
Alstroemeria aurea
Peruvian lily Peruvian lilies
Alstroemeria aurea Alstroemeriaceae
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English common name
  •Peruvian lily
Spanish common names
  •amancay dorado
  •llamado amancay
  •flor del gallo
accepted scientific name
  •Alstroemeria aurea Graham
rules for finding collection records
  •Alstroemeria aurea (779)
  •Alstroemeria ligtu (472)
family name
  • Alstroemeriaceae
Image Author: ©2007 Jason Hollinger
Image License: CC BY
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Six petals
Petal colors: color color color color color
Flower size is 1.2 to 2.2 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed 3rd week of September thru 3rd week of March

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Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (72%)
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