Lilium candidum


Lilium candidum
madonna lily madonna lily n. (Bot.) A lily ({Lilium candidum}) of the Eastern Mediterranean and Balkans with broad funnel-shaped white flowers.

Syn: white lily, Annunciation lily, Lent lily, {Lilium candidum}. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Lilium candidum — Annunciation lily An*nun ci*a tion lil y (Bot.) The common white lily ({Lilium candidum}). So called because it is usually introduced by painters in pictures of the Annunciation. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lilium candidum — ID 47560 Symbol Key LICA22 Common Name Madonna lily Family Liliaceae Category Monocot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Introduced to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution PA Growth Habit Forb/herb Duration …   USDA Plant Characteristics


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