Definition of lily of the valley in English:
A European plant of the lily family, with broad leaves and arching stems of fragrant white bell-shaped flowers.
- Genus Convallaria, family Liliaceae
- Lady Tamara carried a bouquet of garden roses in white and pale cream, white jasmine stephanotis and lily of the valley with myrtle leaves.
- A folktale tells the story of a lily of the valley, a fragrant spring flower.
- In shady parts of the garden, lily of the valley, woodruff, bluebells and variegated honesty are in flower.
Definition of lily of the valley in:
- US English dictionary
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