Photo detail

White lilies symbolized innocence and purity in the days of Shakespeare.

Stories this photo appears in:

Tease photo

Shakespeare uses the power of plants

From the roses of “Romeo and Juliet” to the lilies of “The Winter’s Tale,” William Shakespeare mentioned plants 200 times in his plays and sonnets.


Use the comment form below to begin a discussion about this content.

Sign in to comment


Information from the Itemizer-Observer and our advertisers (Want to add your business to this to this feed?)