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Oct 6, 2016 9:28 PM CST
Name: Ann
northcentral OK (Zone 6b)
This short elegant flower came up this Fall from a bulb my friend received from her neighbor. It reminds her a Naked Lady flower in the way it grows but is much shorter. The neighbor called it a Jerusalem Lily but neither of us can find any information on that plant.
I'm thinking it might be some sort of Autumn Crocus. Can anyone help us with an ID please? Thanks, Ann
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Oct 6, 2016 11:36 PM CST
Name: Daisy I
Reno, Nv (Zone 6b)
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Maybe a Rain Lily (Zephyranthes). They are related to Amaryllis.
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Oct 7, 2016 2:37 AM CST
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Ann you might be correct with Colchicum sp...Autumn crocus...which flowers in the fall.
Oct 8, 2016 7:04 PM CST
Name: Rick R.
Minneapolis, MN, USA zone 4
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It has six stamens: it is definitely a Colchicum sp.

There are several native to the Mid East.
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