Taxon: Lilium maculatum Thunb.

Genus: Lilium
Family: Liliaceae
Subfamily: Lilioideae
Tribe: Lilieae
Nomen number: 22184
Place of publication: Trans. Linn. Soc. London 2:334. 1794
Link to protologue:
Comment: [probable hybrid involving L. dauricum × L. concolor]
Name Verified on: 06-Jan-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-Mar-2017
Species priority site is: Ornamental Plant Germplasm Center (OPGC)
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • sukashi-yuri  (Source: F JapanOhwi) - Japanese Rōmaji
  • lírio  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Eur Gard F)

Distributional Range:


  • Asia-Temperate

    • Eastern Asia: Japan Honshu, Shikoku; Korea

  • Cultivated


  • Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 16. Auflage. 2000 (Zander ed16)
  • Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Ohwi, J. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.). (F JapanOhwi)
  • Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)
  • Welsh, S. L. Anderson's flora of Alaska and adjacent parts of Canada. (F AlaskaAnd)


Check other web resources for Lilium maculatum Thunb. :

  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Lilium maculatum 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.