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Definition of the noun globe lily
What does globe lily mean as a name of something?
- any of several plants of the genus Calochortus having egg-shaped flowers
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- synonym of globe lily: fairy lantern
- more generic term: liliaceous plant = plant growing from a bulb or corm or rhizome or tuber
- more specific terms:
- white fairy lantern / Calochortus albus / white globe lily = globe lily having open branched clusters of egg-shaped white flowers
- Calochortus amabilis / golden fairy lantern / yellow globe lily = globe lily having open branched clusters of clear yellow egg-shaped flowers
- Calochortus amoenus / rose globe lily = globe lily with deep rose-pink or purple egg-shaped flowers on flexuous stems
- member of: Calochortus / genus Calochortus = large genus of western North American leafy-stemmed bulbous herbs
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Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology by Umberto Quattrocchi
English: white globe lily, fairy lantern C. amabilis Purdy English: Diogene's lantern C. argUlosus (Hoover) R. Zebell & P. Fiedler English: clay mariposa lily C. elegans Pursh English: cat's ear C. kennedyi Porter English: desert mariposa C.
by Walter Erhardt, Allen J. Coombes
E:Fairy Lantern, Globe Lily; G:Weiße Mormonentulpe • 4 Z6 СЙ VI-VIII; Calif. - amabilis Purdy • E:Golden Fairy Lantern; G:Goldene Mormonentulpe □ 4 Z6 VI- VII; Calif. - caeruleus (Kellogg) S. Watson □ E:Beavertail Grass; G:Hellblaue ...
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- Globe Lily
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- Globe Lily
John Nicholas Trail to Lake Ranch Reservoir in Sanborn Santa Clara County Park above Los Gatos
Photo credit: edward_rooks
- Snow globe Lily
Water and light
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- On Globe Lily Trail
photo by liz watson
Photo credit: Greenbelt Alliance
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