Definition of Victoria lily in English:

Victoria lily

noun

  • A tropical South American water lily that has gigantic floating leaves with raised sides.

    • ‘Matt has also been tremendously successful in growing the Victoria lilies here in Western New York.’
    • ‘By the way, not everyone agrees with Lycopus that Victoria lilies are dicots.’
    • ‘There are also two species of Victoria lilies and various crosses of those that can be kept in larger ponds.’
    • ‘The Queen of Water Lilies, the magnificent Victoria lily, is very particular in her needs.’
    • ‘It is filled with the colorful blooms of hardy and tropical water lilies, lotus and Victoria lilies.’
    • ‘The Victoria lilies have red petals, and open with the rising sun and close with sunset.’