Lily of the Valley

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A perennial herb that contains asparagine, cardioactive glycosides—e.g., convalloside, gluconvalloside—flavonoids, and saponins; like foxglove, it was once used as a cardiotonic, diuretic and vasodilator
Toxicity Arrhythmias, confusion, hypertension, possibly death due to circulatory collapse; it is poisonous per the FDA
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The Los Angeles-based partners have created an arrangement of fragrances solely based on flowers, ranging from lily of the valley to Buterbaugh's favourite, the rose.
If you can't wait, you can pot up crowns of lily of the valley in good open compost.
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--Lily of the valley (Convallaria majalis): Lily of the valley will colonize into a spring-flowering, low-growing ground cover.
The fruity, spicy and musky essence of Faihaa, Ajmal claims, is a perfect combination of saffron and lily of the valley skillfully blended with rose and amber.
Many of the rhizomes are monocots, which means that, like lilies, iris and lily of the valley, their leaves are parallel-veined, usually long and strap-like, and their flowers are in threes or multiples of threes.
They carried ivory and white roses, gardenias, and lily of the valley with heirloom handkerchiefs belonging to their maternal grandmother, Empress Hooper Smithson.
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Marks & Spencer's Peony bath range has top notes of vibrant peony,green lily of the valley,dewy summer roses and woodland violets.