Madonna lily

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Madonna lily:

see lilylily,
common name for the Liliaceae, a plant family numbering several thousand species of as many as 300 genera, widely distributed over the earth and particularly abundant in warm temperate and tropical regions.
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Biblical exegesis equates Divine Wisdom and the Virgin, and Jacobello depicted the Archangel Gabriel with Madonna lilies and a scroll to the right of Justice (who is crowned like the Queen of Heaven), and gesturing in greeting (Ave).
1Divide Madonna lilies where clumps may be overcrowded.
PLANT Madonna lilies (Lilium candidum) leaving the top of the bulb exposed.
White madonna lilies, hydrangeas, magnolia blossoms and blue larkspur framed the outdoor stage, a temporary structure with a stretched fabric canopy overhead.
What to plant: the last of the cool-season annuals for quick filler color, dahlias, tuberous begonias, Madonna lilies, tuberoses.
Plant madonna lilies in a warm, sunny spot in well-drained soil ?
3 Plant madonna lilies, colchicums, crocus and narcissus as soon as they arrive in garden centres.
PLANT autumn crocuses, daffodils and Madonna lilies in sunny borders.