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Chocolate Lily (Fritillaria affinis)

Chocolate Lily (Fritillaria affinis)

This a chocolate lily flower found in the Cascade Mountains of Washington State.

Transmitted Brightfield Illumination


KINGDOM: Plantae /Angiosperms /Monocots ORDER: Lilales FAMILY: Liliaceae GENUS: Fritillaria SPECIES: affinis

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