Patagonia Wildflowers
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sand lily
Alstroemeria hookeri
Alstroemeria hookeri
sand lily Peruvian lilies
Alstroemeria hookeri Alstroemeriaceae
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English common name
  •sand lily
Spanish common name
  •lirio de arena
accepted scientific name
  •Alstroemeria hookeri Sweet
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  Alstroemeria hookeri (137)
family name
  • Alstroemeriaceae
Image Author: ©2008 Patricio Novoa Quezada
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Six petals, Irregularly shaped flowers
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 1.4 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed 3rd week of September thru 3rd week of February
Native to northern and central Chile

How Likely at this Location (18%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (72%)
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native Native
native Not Present
Native to northern and central Chile