Yellow Waterlily

(Nuphar lutea) In Holland, it was once said that boys should be extremely careful in handling these waterlilies, for if a boy falls with the flowers on him, he immediately becomes subject to fits (Black). Presumably, this is another way of saying what Sebillot quotes as a French superstition, that they are anti-aphrodisiac. On the other hand, any prohibition on picking the flowers might simply be to discourage children from going into a potentially dangerous places (Vickery. 1995). (see also BRANDY BOTTLES)

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