lily of the valley

lily of the valley
Date: 1563 a low perennial herb (Convallaria majalis) of the lily family that has usually two large oblong lanceolate leaves and a raceme of fragrant nodding bell-shaped white flowers

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(Convallaria majalis)

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  • Lily of the valley — Lily Lil y (l[i^]l [y^]), n.; pl. {Lilies} (l[i^]l [i^]z). [AS. lilie, L. lilium, Gr. lei rion. Cf. {Flower de luce}.] 1. (Bot.) A plant and flower of the genus {Lilium}, endogenous bulbous plants, having a regular perianth of six colored pieces …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • lily of the valley — pl. lilies of the valley. a plant, Convallaria majalis, having an elongated cluster of small, drooping, bell shaped, fragrant white flowers. [1555 65] * * * Fragrant perennial herb and sole species (Convallaria majalis) of the genus Convallaria… …   Universalium

  • lily of the valley — noun A flowering plant, Convallaria majalis, with richly fragrant pendant bells …   Wiktionary

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  • wild lily of the valley — a low growing woodland plant, Maianthemum canadense, of the lily family, native to northeastern North America, having a cluster of small white flowers. Also called Canada mayflower, false lily of the valley. [1820 30, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • false lily of the valley. — See wild lily of the valley. * * * …   Universalium

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