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Swamp lily or string lily

Crinum americanum

Description:

3" clusters of 2-6 lily-like, 8" flowers with 6 thin white petals, 6 prominent stamens. Strap-like leaves to 5'.

Habitat:

Marshes, swamps, stream sides, ditches

Notes:

Amaryllis family, blooms year round

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DeniseTickle
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DeniseTickle

West Palm Beach, Florida, USA

Spotted on May 8, 2012
Submitted on May 9, 2012

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