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Plant Details

Lilium grayi

Gray's Lily, Roan Lily, Bell Lily

Scientific Name:

Lilium grayi

Common Name:

Gray's Lily, Roan Lily, Bell Lily

Plant Family

Liliaceae (Lily Family)

Native/Alien:

Native

Type:

Perennial

Bloom Color(s):

Red orange

Size in Feet:

to 5.

Light:

Full sun, part sun, shade.

Soil Moisture:

Hydric to Mesic(*)

Bloom Time:

June, July

Bloom Area:

Mountains

Habitat Description:

Bogs, seepages, grassy balds, moist forests, and wet meadows, at medium to high elevations per Weakley.

State Rank:

S3 - 21-100 Extant Populations - Rare or uncommon in NC (*)

Global Rank:

G3 - 21-100 Extant Populations - Rare or uncommon in the world (*)

State Status:

T - Threatened (*)

Federal Status:

SC - Special Concern (*)

Bloom

image

© G.S. Luttrell

Bloom Closeup

image

© Jeff Mazza, 2007

Links:

USDA PLANTS Database Record


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