a Turk's-cap lily (Lilium martagon) having white or purple flowers
Origin of martagonMiddle English from French from Turkish martag?n, a turban
A Eurasian lily (Lilium martagon) usually having pinkish-purple, spotted flowers. Also called Turk's-cap lily .
Origin of martagonMiddle English from Medieval Latin perhaps ultimately akin to Ottoman Turkish mārtağān a kind of turban, martagon lily