Taxon: Lilium longiflorum Thunb.

 
Genus: Lilium
Family: Liliaceae
  Subfamily: Lilioideae
      Tribe: Lilieae
Nomen number: 22176
Place of publication: Trans. Linn. Soc. London 2:333. 1794
Name Verified on: 06-Jan-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 21-Jul-2006
Species priority site is: Ornamental Plant Germplasm Center (OPGC)
Accessions: 9 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • Easter lily  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • trumpet lily  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • white trumpet lily  (Source: F Okin) - English
  • vonítan  (Source: F Males) - Filipino
  • teppō-yuri  (Source: F JapanOhwi) - Japanese Rōmaji
  • copo-de-leite  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • írio-trombeta  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • lírio-branco  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • lírio-de-finados  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • lírio-japonês  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • trumpetlilja  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Zander ed14)
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals (poisonous to cats fide http://www.cvm.umn.edu/newsarchives/2006/Lilies/index.htm,)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Asia-Temperate

    • Eastern Asia: Japan - Kyushu, - Ryukyu Islands; Korea; Taiwan

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.

References:

  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  • Bensky, D., A. Gamble, & T. J. Kaptchuk Chinese herbal medicine: Materia medica, rev. ed. 1993 (Chin Herb Med)
  • Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. 1959- (F China)
  • Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage. 1993 (Zander ed14)
  • Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Lee, Y. N. Flora of Korea. 1997 (F Korea)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Maire, R. C. J. E. et al. Flore de l'Afrique du Nord. 1952- (F Afr Nord)
  • Miramatsu, M. et al. 2001. Biogeography and origin of Lilium longiflorum and L. formosanum (Liliaceae) endemic to the Ryukyu Archipelago and Taiwan as determined by allozyme diversity Amer. J. Bot. 88:1230-1239.
  • Ohwi, J. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.). 1965 (F JapanOhwi)
  • Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. Flora malesiana. 1948- (F Males)
  • Synge, P. M. Lilies: a revision of Elwes' monograph of the genus Lilium and its supplements. 1980 (Lilies) 96.
  • University of Minnesota College of Veterinary Medicine 2008. Easter lilies poisonous to cats
  • Walker, E. Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu Islands. 1976 (F Okin)
  • Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. 1986- (Eur Gard F)
  • Welsh, S. L. et al. A Utah flora. 1993 (F Utah ed2)
  • Wunderlin, R. P. Guide to the vascular plants of Florida. 1998 (F Florida)

Check other web resources for Lilium longiflorum Thunb. :

  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Lilium longiflorum cultivars
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.