Patagonia Wildflowers
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purple glory-of-the-sun
Leucocoryne purpurea
Leucocoryne purpurea
purple glory-of-the-sun Onion Family
Leucocoryne purpurea Amaryllidaceae
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English common name
  •purple glory-of-the-sun
Spanish common name
  •cebollín púrpura
accepted scientific name
  •Leucocoryne purpurea Gay
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  Leucocoryne purpurea (94)
family name
  • Amaryllidaceae
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Six petals
Petal colors: color color color
Flower size is about 2.0 inches
Leaf: Basal, Simple
Plant Observed 3rd week of August thru 1st week of November

How Likely at this Location (16%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (72%)
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