Canada lily


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Canada lily

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(Plants) a lily, Lilium canadense, of NE North America, with small orange funnel-shaped nodding flowers. Also called: meadow lily
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Noun1.Canada lily - common lily of the eastern United States having nodding yellow or reddish flowers spotted with brownCanada lily - common lily of the eastern United States having nodding yellow or reddish flowers spotted with brown
lily - any liliaceous plant of the genus Lilium having showy pendulous flowers
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As might be expected, these gardens are characterized by sturdy, reliable plants that are adaptable and hardy, able to survive in a variety of habitats, and almost all from the Old World (with the exception of the native Canada lily [Lilium canadense], wild bergamot [Monarda fistulosa], and the flamboyant scarlet honeysuckle [Lonicera sempervirens]).

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