Thenceforward, until the episodical lines on the martagon lily, the child and her creator are one.
Gerarde mentions its use by alchemists, who called it martagon.
Both the martagon and the Pyrenean Lily have been found, but there is no doubt they are garden escapes.
Marhan, a lovely hybrid between the white-flowered martagon and Hansoni.
martagon lilies, for instance, are common, though how long they will remain so I cannot say.
The natives eat extensively the bulbs of the martagon lily, and weave cloth out of the fibres of the Kamchatka nettle.
We were anxious to find the noble martagon lily, and hunted in many glades and forest borders for it.