New York Metropolitan Flora

Genus: Lilium

Lilium canadense Lilium canadense Lilium superbum

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Last Modified 02/01/2012

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Nomenclature

Lilium Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 1: 302. 1753.

List of Lilium Species

References to Lilium

  • Adams, R. M.; Dress, W. J. 1982. Nodding Lilium species of eastern North America. Baileya 21: 165-188.
  • Hayashi, K. 2000. Molecular systematics of Lilium and allied genera (Liliaceae): phylogenetic relationships among Lilium and related genera based on rbcL and matK gene sequence data. Pl. Spec. Biol. 15: 73-93.
  • Heus, P. 2003. Propagation protocol for Canada lily, (Lilium canadense). Native Plants J. 4: 107-109.
  • Nishikawa, T. 1999. A molecular phylogeny of Lilium in the internal transcribed spacer region of nuclear ribosomal DNA. J. Molecular Evolution 49: 238-249.
  • Waugh, F. A. 1899. A conspectus of the genus Lilium. Bot. Gaz. 27: 235-254, 340-360.
  • Woodcock, H. D. 1950. Lilies of the world: their cultivation and classification. Charles Scribner's Sons, New York. , 431 pages.