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belladonna lily

noun
1.
amaryllis (def 2).
Origin of belladonna lily
1725-1735
1725-35
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  • Popular name of a variety of house or conservatory tender bulbs, but properly applied only to the belladonna lily.

  • The belladonna lily can only be grown satisfactorily in the open air in the milder parts of the kingdom.

    Beautiful Bulbous Plants John Weathers
British Dictionary definitions for belladonna lily

belladonna lily

noun
1.
another name for amaryllis
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