Taxon: Lilium superbum L.

Genus: Lilium
Family: Liliaceae
  Subfamily: Lilioideae
      Tribe: Lilieae
Nomen number: 22224
Place of publication: Sp. pl. ed. 2, 1:434. 1762
Name Verified on: 02-Jan-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 21-Jul-2006
Species priority site is: Ornamental Plant Germplasm Center (OPGC)
Accessions: 7 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Distributional Range:


  • Northern America

    • North-Central U.S.A.: United States - Illinois, - Missouri
    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Connecticut, - Indiana, - Massachusetts, - New Hampshire, - New Jersey, - New York, - Ohio, - Pennsylvania, - Rhode Island, - West Virginia
    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Alabama, - Arkansas, - Delaware, - District of Columbia, - Florida, - Georgia, - Kentucky, - Louisiana, - Maryland, - Mississippi, - North Carolina, - South Carolina, - Tennessee, - Virginia


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  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. 1993- (F NAmer)
  • Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2. 1991 (Glea Cron ed2)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Magee, D. W. & H. E. Ahles Flora of the Northeast. A manual of the vascular flora of New England and adjacent New York. 1999 (F NE US)
  • McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association) Flora of the Great Plains. 1986 (F GPlains)
  • Ohio Flora Committee (E. L. Braun, T. S. Cooperrider, T. R. Fisher, J. J. Furlow) The vascular flora of Ohio. 1967- (F Ohio)
  • Skinner, M. W. & B. A. Sorrie 2002. Conservation and Ecology of Lilium pyrophilum, a new species of Liliaceae from the sandhills region of the Carolinas and Virginia, USA (Novon) 12:101.
  • Strausbaugh, T. D. & E. L. Core Flora of West Virginia, ed. 2. 1978 (F WVa)
  • Synge, P. M. Lilies: a revision of Elwes' monograph of the genus Lilium and its supplements. 1980 (Lilies) 189.
  • Wunderlin, R. P. Guide to the vascular plants of Florida. 1998 (F Florida)

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