Description

Lilium bulbiferum Linnaeus 1758

Origin:
Middle Europe, especially Alps; grassy slopes and open forests


Lilium bulbiferum f. croceum in courtesy of Berthold Gross

Taxonomy:
Kews regard the dichotomy of Lilium bulbiferum to subsp. croceum and subsp. bulbiferum as not valid and propose the nomenclature of f. croceum and f. bulbiferum.

Propagation:
sowing Lilium bulbiferum var. croceum # 1 CH ´11.16 (Lbulbc1)
germination –> seedlings

sowing Lilium bulbiferum var. croceum # 2 RHS ´03.18 (Lbulbc2)
germination –> seedlings

sowing Lilium bulbiferum var. croceum # 3 Crook (red form) ´02.21 (Lbulbc3)
source Darm Crook, USA
sowing (03.21)

bulbs Lilium bulbiferum var. croceum bulbs/scales # 2 PW ´12.18 (Lbulbc4)
tissue-culture –> seedlings

product-image in courtesy of Berthold Gross