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Lilium philadelphicum var. philadelphicum

Lilium philadelphicum L. var. philadelphicum

Lis de Philadelphie, Wood Lily

Liliaceae (Lily family)



USDA Native Status: L48 (N), CAN (N)


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Plant Characteristics

Duration: Perennial
Habit: Herb
Fruit Type: Capsule
Size Notes: Stem up to about 4 feet tall.
Leaf: Leaves up to about 4 inches long.
Fruit: 3-valved.

Bloom Information

Bloom Color: Red , Orange , Yellow
Bloom Time: May , Jun , Jul , Aug
Bloom Notes: Orange to reddish orange, with scattered maroon spots. Typically with yellow blotch at base of each tepal.


USA: AK , AR , CT , DC , DE , GA , KY , MA , MD , ME , MI , NC , NH , NJ , NY , OH , PA , RI , TN , VA , VT , WI , WV
Canada: AB , BC , MB , ON , QC , SK

Web Reference

Webref 3 - Flora of North America (2014) Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.

Additional resources

USDA: Find Lilium philadelphicum var. philadelphicum in USDA Plants
FNA: Find Lilium philadelphicum var. philadelphicum in the Flora of North America (if available)
Google: Search Google for Lilium philadelphicum var. philadelphicum


Record Modified: 2019-10-21
Research By: CBR

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