The Romans also have their own legend about the lilies. When Venus rose from the foam of the sea, he saw a lily and became very jealous of their whiteness and splendor. She saw him as a rival to its own beauty. Therefore, created a vast and terrible pistil to leave the center of the snow-white of the lily. This story explains why the lily is associated with Venus and Satyrs embody lustful love.
Indeed, the fleur de lis is a mystery and has created many myths. The legends may be different, but all of them declare the awesome beauty of a lily.