Aronskelk / Arum lily (Zantedeschia aethiopica): photo by Calllie-Pop, 31 August 2005
What times of sweetnesse this faire day fore-shows, When as the Lilly marries with the Rose! What next is lookt for? but we all sho'd see To spring from these a sweet Posterity.
Robert Herrick: Upon one Lillie, who marryed with a maid call'd Rose, from Hesperides (1648)
Amber Flush Rose, Bagatelle Rose Garden, Paris: photo by Georges Seguin, 1 June 2007