Lilium longiflorum


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Lilium longiflorum

garden plant in the family Liliaceae; an unidentified toxin causes nephrosis in cats. Called also Easter or Christmas lily.
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THE beautiful, white, trumpetshaped flowers of Lilium longiflorum symbolise purity, virtue, innocence, hope and life - the spiritual essence of Easter.
hybrids are named not for Los Angeles, but for their parents: a Lilium longiflorum mother and an Asiatic father These hybrids are vigorous, usually virus-resistant, and long-blooming (some flower for a full month), and most have a light fragrance.
One of my favourites is Lilium longiflorum, with trumpet-shaped pure white flowers.
A ADRIENNE SAYS: SOME of the most popular scented lilies are Lilium regale, pictured left, with its white, pink-flushed blooms, the pure white Lilium longiflorum and the Oriental hybrid Casa Blanca.
SOME of the most popular scented lilies are Lilium regale with its white, pink-flushed blooms, Lilium candidum and Lilium longiflorum which are both pure white, and Oriental hybrids including the white variety Casa Blanca.