Jacobean lily

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Jacobean lily (plural Jacobean lilies)

  1. A bulbous Mexican plant that bears a single large red flower resembling a lily, Sprekelia formosissima.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for “Jacobean lily” under “Jacobæan lily” in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)