Lilium philadelphicum L.
Family: Liliaceae
orange-cup lily,  more...
[Lilium andinum Nutt.,  more]
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Derek Anderson  
Etymology: Lilium: derived from Greek lirion, "a lily"
Plants: erect, perennial, 1'-3' tall forb
Leaves: lance-like, on upper part of the stem in 4-7 whorls
Flowers: orange to red with purple dots, 6-parted, 2 1/2" wide, bases of spoon-shaped, petal-like, flaring tepals not touching near the center; inflorescence of 1-5 erect flowers in a cluster; blooms June-Aug.
Fruits: elongated, 3-parted capsule
Habitat: dry; woods, meadows, prairies, forests; in sandy soil
Conservation Status: Native
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Emmet J. Judziewicz  
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Christopher Noll  
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Robert R. Kowal  
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Derek Anderson  
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Derek Anderson  
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Keir Morse  
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Christopher Noll  
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Derek Anderson  
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Aaron Carlson  
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Christopher Noll  
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Aaron Carlson  
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Caroline A. Creevey  
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Aaron_Carlson  
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Aaron_Carlson  
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Aaron_Carlson  
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