Lent lily


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lent lily

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(Plants) another name for the daffodil
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Noun1.lent lily - lily of eastern Mediterranean and the Balkans with broad funnel-shaped white flowersLent lily - lily of eastern Mediterranean and the Balkans with broad funnel-shaped white flowers
lily - any liliaceous plant of the genus Lilium having showy pendulous flowers
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Or you could visit the Savill and Valley Gardens in Windsor in early April to view the Daffodil Valley, one of the largest displays in the UK with thousands of Narcissus pseudonarcissus, the lent lily and the daffodil of Wordsworth's famous poem.
Or visit the Savill and Valley Gardens in Windsor in early April to view the Daffodil Valley, which has thousands of Narcissus pseudonarcissus, the lent lily and the daffodil of Wordsworth's famous poem.
Or plan to visit the Savill and Valley Gardens in Windsor in early April to view the Daffodil Valley, one of the largest displays in England with thousands of Narcissus pseudonarcissus, the lent lily and the daffodil of Wordsworth's famous poem.
They had many winners, including Cart It, Auriga, Mont Etoile and Lent Lily."
A common name for the little wild daffodil Narcissus pseudonarcissus, which is in full flower now, is the Lent lily. There are Michaelmas daisies too, whose blooming coincides with Michaelmas, one of the two hiring days for farm labourers.
A common name for the little wild daffodil, Narcissus pseudonarcissus, in full flower now, is the Lent lily. There are Michaelmas daisies too, whose blooming coincides with Michaelmas, one of the two hiring days for farm labourers.
These are Wordsworth's host, the Lent lily. If I wander out into the field opposite the garden, I am lucky enough to encounter it face to face.
Which cabinet minister lost his seat of Enfield 'Lent lily'?