Description

Lilium bakerianum Collett & Hemsley 1890

Taxonomy:
Kew Gardens accept following infraspecific species
Lilium bakerianum var. aureum A.Grove & Cotton
Lilium bakerianum var. bakerianum
Lilium bakerianum var. delavayi (Franch.) E.H.Wilson
Lilium bakerianum var. rubrum Stearn
Lilium bakerianum var. yunnanense (Franch.) Sealy ex Woodcock & Stearn


Lilium bakerianum var. rubrum in courtesy of Steve Garvie

Origin: China (Guizhou, Sichuan, Yunnan), Nepal, Myanmar; in grassy Pinus forests, 1.500 – 3.800 m.

Propagation:
sowing Lilium bakerianum var. rubrum W/O-9149 # 1 B0 ´11.19 (Lbakrub1)
almost 100% germination –> seedlings –> tissue-culture (08.20)

product-image in courtesy of Alan Mitchell