Jun, Jul, Aug
Herb, Bulb, Perennial
Perennial Zones 4-9
2–6 ft / 0.6–1.8 m
Emerge from the tip of the stem, usually spots or stripes on the petals, come in a variety of colors, and are fragrant. The flowers have different shapes, such as upright cup-shaped, horizontal funnel-shaped, or pendulous bell shaped.
Capsule oblong, loculicidal dehiscent, contain numerous seeds that are flattened and winged.
Vibrantly colored, uniquely patterned, and distinctly shaped flowers carry a wonderful fragrance.
Some Lilium species are toxic to cats.