candlestick lily

noun

Definition of candlestick lily

: a Siberian herb (Lilium dauricum) with terminal clusters of spotted red flowers

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History and Etymology for candlestick lily

probably so called from its erect flower clusters

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“Candlestick lily.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/candlestick%20lily. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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