(Images by Suresh Rana)



Tulipa lanata Regel (Afghanistan to Central Asia and W. Himalaya: Afghanistan, Pakistan, Tadzhikistan, Uzbekistan, West Himalaya as per POWO)


Tulipa sylvestris L. ? (Cultivated- USA) (Images by Vijayasankar Raman)


species in India:

  1. Tulipa aitchisonii A.D.Hall (synonym of T. clusiana DC.)
  2. T. chrysantha Boiss. (synonym of Tulipa montana Lindl.)
  3. T. clusiana DC. [forma- clusiana, clusianoides, fernandezii, porphyreochrysantha, stellata]
  4. T. lanata Regel


  1. Dasgupta, S. 2006. Liliaceae. In; Singh,N.P. and Sanjappa,M. (eds.) Fascicles of Flora of India, Fascicle 23 (Alliaceae, Liliaceae, Trilliaceae, Uvulariaceae). Botanical Survey of India, Kolkata. pp. 97-104.
  2. Karthikeyan, S., Jain, S.K., Nayar, M.P. and Sanjappa, M. 1989. Florae Indicae Enumeratio: Monocotyledonae. BSI Calcutta. pp. 100-102.


Pl. go through Tulipa page (‎‎‎Liliaceae) with images of species in efloraofindia (done by …).

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