- Flower nameLily of the valley
- Scientific nameConvallaria majalis var. majalis
- AliasMay Lily
- Place of originEurope
- Place of floweringGarden, Botanical Gardens
- Flowering seasonApril, May
- Language of flowersHappiness comes again
What is Lily of the valley
German lily of the valley (scientific name: Convallaria majalis var. majalis) is native to Europe and is similar to the Japanese Japanese lily of the valley(scientific name: Convallaria keiskei).
Compared to the Japanese lily of the valley, the German lily of the valley produces larger flowers, is more fragrant and has wider leaves.
The name comes from the fact that many of them were produced in Germany.
Scientific name: Convallaria majalis var. majalis, generic name: German lily of the valley,
AKA: Lily of the valley, May Lily,
Place of origin: Europe, living type: perennial, stature: 20-30 cm, leaf length: 20-30 cm, leaf shape: elongate ellipsoid.
Flower color: white, flower, diameter: 1 - 1.5 cm, flower shape: bell-shaped, fruit diameter: 1-1.5 cm, fruit color: red.
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