Alstroemeria

World English Dictionary
alstroemeria (ˌælstrəˈmiːrɪə)
 
n
Also called: Peruvian lily any plant of the tuberous perennial liliaceous genus Alstroemeria, originally S American, grown for their brightly coloured orchid-like flowers
 
[named by Linnaeus for his friend Baron Klas von Alstroemer]

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alstroemeria

noun
any of various South American plants of the genus Alstroemeria valued for their handsome umbels of beautiful flowers 
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