Some lily species native to Australia bloom in October, such as the purple twining fringe-lily and delicate, white-pink milkmaids. Since October is part of Australia's early spring, most lilies tend to flower later in the season from November to January. Many varieties of water lilies begin to bloom in October.
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Mary Osborne has been an educational quiz writer for over eight years and a short-fiction writer for over 20 years. She also reads and scores essays for several standardized tests, and has written and illustrated two children's books. Her short stories have appeared in literary journals such as "The Minnesota Review" and in the "Orlando Sentinel" newspaper.