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Lilium lancifolium

Common Name(s):

Previously known as:

  • Lilium tigrinum
Phonetic Spelling
LIL-ee-um lan-sih-FOH-lee-um
Description

Tiger Lily is an Asian lily with prolific bright orange flowers with black or crimson spots giving it the appearance of tiger skin.

 

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#showy flowers#orange flowers#large flowers#problem for cats#non-toxic for horses#non-toxic for dogs
 
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#showy flowers#orange flowers#large flowers#problem for cats#non-toxic for horses#non-toxic for dogs
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Lilium
    Species:
    lancifolium
    Family:
    Liliaceae
    Life Cycle:
    Bulb
    Country Or Region Of Origin:
    Russia, Japan, Tibet
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Bulb
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    Orange
    Flower Value To Gardener:
    Showy
  • Leaves:
    Hairs Present:
    No
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No
  • Landscape:
    Problems:
    Problem for Cats