Archive for 'Alstroemeriaceae'

Bomarea hieronymii

Bomarea is unmistakeble and eyecatching. In a gloomy forest of green, the hanging infloresence is one of few wonders of blossom accessible to us humans – as most is high in the canopy. This is at around 2300 m elevation.

Yanacocha plant 04 (Bomarea sp)

It not only resembles a lily, but is a lily. It’s a strong and vital plant, no wonder it’s popular as a cut flower.

Yanacocha plant 04 (Bomarea sp)

This wonderful flower grows commonly along the main path in Yanacocha. This family is also found in almost every florist across the world.