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    Sprekelia formosissima

    bloomed the other night. there should be another flower open right now. i will post another picture when i get home. ive had these bulbs for about 3 years. they flower multiple times and multiply every year. love this plant.


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    I think they call those the "Roman Lily"? I've tried to grow them but didn't do well with them, I wish I could grow them, yours looks great!

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    thank you. i dont know why they do so well for me. i dont think its skill im sure its just my climate. its wierd that they are called the roman lily considering they are from south america.

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    HE HE I screwed up the non-scientific name, it's "Aztec Lily" oh well, common names are terrible anyway! Go Latin binomial nomenclature!

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    i know i said id post pictures sooner but the other bloom opened a little later than i thought.

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