Amaryllis (s) is a small genus of flowering bulbs, with two species. The better known of the two, Amaryllis belladonna, is a native of the Western Cape region of South Africa, particularly the rocky southwest area between the Olifants River Valley to Knysna. For many years there was confusion amongst botanists over the generic names Amaryllis and ...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amaryllis
• (n.) A pastoral sweetheart. • (n.) A family of plants much esteemed for their beauty, including the narcissus, jonquil, daffodil, agave, and others. • (n.) A genus of the same family, including the Belladonna lily.Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/amaryllis/
(Belladonna Lily, Naked Lady Lily) This group consists of one deciduous plant, A. belladonna (Belladonna Lily; Naked Lady Lily), which is native to southern Africa and has been naturalized in some areas of the U.S. This plant grows from a true bulb to 2 or 3 feet high. It produces long, slender leaves in the spring, which die back in early summer. ...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/10004
1. A pastoral sweetheart. 'To sport with Amaryllis in the shade.' (Milton) ... 2. <botany> A family of plants much esteemed for their beauty, including the narcissus, jonquil, daffodil, agave, and others. A genus of the same family, including the Belladonna lily. ... Origin: L. Amaryllis, Gr, the name of a country girl in Theocritus and Virgi...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973
bulbous plant having showy white to reddish flowersFound on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974
[ Latin Amaryllis
, Greek ..., ..., the name of a country girl in Theocritus and Virgil.] 1.
A pastoral sweetheart. « To sport with Amaryllis
in the shade. Milton.
» 2. (bot.) (a)
A family of plants much estee...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/A/66
amaryllis (ăm"uril'is) , common name for some members of the Amaryllidaceae, a family of mostly perennial plants with narrow, flat leaves and with lilylike flowers borne on separate, leafless stalks. They are widely distributed throughout the world, especially in flatlands of the tropi...Found on http://www.infoplease.com/ce6/sci/A0803606.html
Amaryllis is an English name for girls. The meaning is `fresh, sparkling` The name Amaryllis is most commonly given to Flemish girls. (16 times more often than to American girls.) The name sounds like: Amarilla See also: MarillaFound on https://www.pregnology.com/names/girls/Amaryllis
- bulbous plant having showy white to reddish flowersFound on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=amaryllis
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