corn lily


Definition of corn lily

4 : a plant of the genus Ixia
5 : a tall white hellebore (Veratrum californicum) with broad plaited leaves and panicles of greenish flowers that is a characteristic floral element of moist upland meadows of the Sierra Nevada of California

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“Corn lily.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 6 Aug. 2020.

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