wood lily


: a red-flowered lily (Lilium philadelphicum) of the eastern U.S.

called also red lily

: a plant of the genus Trillium
: a wintergreen (Pyrola minor)
: an Australian orchid (Dendrobium speciosum) with creamy fragrant flowers

Word History


Middle English wode lilie

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“Wood lily.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wood%20lily. Accessed 16 Apr. 2024.

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