jacobaean lily

Jacobaean lily

Jac`o*b[ae]"an lil"y\ [See Jacobean.] (Bot.) A bulbous plant (Amaryllis, or Sprekelia, formosissima) from Mexico. It bears a single, large, deep, red, lilylike flower. [Written also Jacobean.]
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