Amazon lily

  1. Noun.  a bulbous plant, ''Eucharis amazonica'', of the family ''Amaryllidaceae'', having tight, compact rosettes of glossy green leaves and tall spikes of white, fragrant flowers.
  2. Noun.  a giant water lily, ''Victoria amazonica'', with circular leaves of up to 8 feet in diameter having large white female flowers that bloom at night, and change to pink male ones the next night.

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