Events in Tallinn
Exhibition of lilies* (15.07.2012 - 31.07.2012)
Exact dates will be specified*
Lilies are perennial bulbous plants. Today approximately 100 lily species are known worldwide, most of which are growing on the northern hemisphere. Lilies grow in the forests, on the meadows, in the mountains as well as in a swamp. The name „lily” originates from the Ancient Greek word leirion, meaning white lily. This has provided the basis also for the Latin generic name of lily: lirium, later Lilium. Cultivation of lilies dates back to very early history. ...
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