What is another word for may lily?

4 synonyms found


[ mˈe͡ɪ lˈɪli], [ mˈe‍ɪ lˈɪli], [ m_ˈeɪ l_ˈɪ_l_i]

May lily, also known as lily of the valley, is a sweet-scented, delicate flower that often appears in bridal bouquets and gardens. While "may lily" is the most common name for this flower, there are several synonyms that can be used interchangeably. Some of these synonyms include convallaria, Mary's tears, ladder to heaven, and muguet. The latter is the French name for this flower and is commonly used in the perfume industry. Other synonyms for may lily include our lady's tears, Jacob's ladder, and May bells. Each of these names captures a different aspect of this flower's beauty and adds to the depth and richness of the English language.

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How to use "May lily" in context?

May lilies are perhaps the most graceful of all flowering plants. They come in a range of colors, including white, yellow, and light blue, and often have a mild, sweet scent. May lilies can grow to 1 foot in height, and have brightly-colored petals that are often tubular in shape.

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