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lily

a common name for many plants in the family Liliaceae, many of them poisonous. In cases where such plants are suspected of causing poisoning it is probably safest to assume that they are. See also gloriosa, arum.

lily-of-the-valley
lily-of-the-valley tree
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From the fiery orange tiger lily, left, to the calming White madonna lily, inset, these plants are a strong and cheery presence in the garden
Although it has been cultivated in our gardens longer than any other lily, the Madonna lily can be infuriatingly difficult.
Flowers were used in religious ceremonies, with the Madonna lily, Lilium candidum, representing the Virgin Mary, and the rose, probably Rosa x alba symbolising love, purity and peace.
Lilium candidum, the Madonna lily, has white flowers and grows 90cm-1.
QCAN you tell me where I can purchase Madonna Lily bulbs, and also the Winter Sweet shrub?
THE first lily to be cultivated over 3,000 years ago was the Madonna Lily, pure white and deliciously fragrant.