Guernsey lily

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Guernsey lily

n
(Plants) See nerine
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Nerines, often known as Guernsey lilies, are sought after by florists, for bridalwork.
B Guernsey Lilies Also known as Nerines, Guernsey Lilies are a lovely, graceful plant that will look superb.
A vandalising duchess cut out a page of Guernsey lilies, which is now lost and the same thing happened to a page showing bunches of 'blue grapes,' the latter neatly severing our connection with the great Redoute, whose fruits and flowers - also painted on vellum - appeared many years later to astonish the world and were painted in the Empress Josephine's garden.

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