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Paraensis Alstroemeria sp. November.
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Alstroemeria paraensis - herbaceous perennial, 1-1,4 m high, stem cylindrical, 0,4-0,8 mm diameter, glabra. Leaves stripped vegetation are 12-18 x 2,5-6 cm, elliptic, top acuminata, the attenuated both sides glabra, ribs protruding, leaves on flower stem 3,5-7 x 0,3-0, 7 cm, linear, top acuminata or cuspidata, the cuneata, glabra both sides. Umbela blossom, 5-10 flowers, pedicel glabru, 2,5-7 cm long, similar bractei leaves mambranoase, 2-7,5 x 0.2-0.4 cm, linear. Campanulata flowers, red to orange, 3-4 cm long. 6 tepale placed on 2 occasions; tepalele ruby outer macula, elliptical, acuminata, smoothed, edge entire; tepalele ruby maculata and striped interior, spatula, top cuspidata, the attenuated margin entire or slightly crenata. 6 stamens, 2.2 cm long. Blooms in February and June.

Alstroemeria paraensis - grows in the forests of semi-decidue, along ralu Araguaia in Para, Brazil.

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