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Canada lily

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noun
a plant, Lilium canadense, of eastern North America, having large, nodding, yellow or orange flowers with dark spots.
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Also called meadow lily.

Origin of Canada lily

An Americanism dating back to 1905–10
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Canada lily

noun
a lily, Lilium canadense, of NE North America, with small orange funnel-shaped nodding flowersAlso called: meadow lily
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