Images by Alok Mahendroo (1,2,3-ID by  Ritesh Kumar Chaudhary) and Ranjini Kamath (4-ID by Gurcharan Singh)


Location Dalhousie
Altitude 2100 mts

Habit herb
Habitat garden

Season August
Height 20-24 inches

In your first photo, I can see the characteristics bulblets in the axil of leaves. This could be Lilium tigrinum Ker-Gawl. Family: Liliaceae

Requesting experts to validate pl.

The accepted name for Lilium tigrinum Ker-Gawl. is Lilium lancifolium Thunb.

A very interesting plant….
the pollen is poisonous…
the rest of the plant medicinal and all parts toxic for cats…
hmmmm… nice to know that

You are right …, The closest family Amaryllidaceae has also many medicinal as well as poisonous plants.

All poison is a kind of medicine :P…
And most of the medicine are some kind of poison !!!

I support … statement.



Flower for ID – New York – 141013 – RK – 2 : Attachments (1). 4 posts by 3 authors.

At The Cloisters – New York – 19/06/13 – morning.

Request ID.

I hope Lilium tigrinum


Images by Satish Phadke, ID by Ajinkya Gadave

Ornamental Lily 3 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (2)
Sharing a picture of an ornamental Lily.
Showing all the whorls of the flower described,  with big sized anthers and stigma.

this is Lilium lancifolium Sweet Surrender



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