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Bomarea sp., Bomarea
Bomarea hirtella

Bomarea sp.

Family: Alstroemeriaceae
Origin: Central America, Mexico
Groundcover and low-growing 2ft plantVine or creeper plantSmall plant 2-5 ftSemi-shadeModerate waterRegular waterYellow, orange flowersRed, crimson, vinous flowersUnusual colorPink flowers

These plants are similar to their relatives in Alstroemeria, but many take a twining form. There are about 100 species, some of which are non-climbing, growing more like a ground cover, although the majority are climbers.

Bomarea sp., Bomarea
Bomarea glaucescens
Bomarea sp., Bomarea
Bomarea chiriquina
Bomarea sp., Bomarea
Bomarea involucrosa

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