Description

Lilium nepalense D. Don 1821

Origin:
China South-Central, East Himalaya, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand, Tibet, West Himalaya

Taxonomy:
Lilium nepalense var. nepalense: smaragd-green flowers showing a deep purple centre
Lilium nepalense var. concolor: lemon-green flowers as acolour of the entire flower
Lilium nepalense var. robustum: comes close to Lilium nepalense var. nepalense but is taller in habitus


Lilium nepalense var. concolor in courtesy of Öztürk

Laboratory comment:
We are tried to keep the three variations apart from each other but a reliable source as a base is still missing.

Propagation:
sowing Lilium nepalense # 1 Chi ´01.17 (Lnep1)
germination –> seedlings


in courtesy of Alan Mitchel

sowing Lilium nepalense # 2 RHS ´02.17 (Lnep2)
germination –> seedlings

bulbs Lilium nepalense bulbs/scales # 3 HG ´05.18 (Lnep3)
planted, reserve-stock

sowing Lilium nepalense # 4 RHS ´02.20 (Lnep4)
germination –> seedlings

sowing Lilium nepalense # 5 Toon ´03.21 (Lnep5)
source Martin Toon, New Zealand

bulbs/scalesLilium nepalense # 6 Larz ´10.21 (Lnep6)
tc-preparation (10.21)
source Larz Danielsson, Sweden

product-image in courtesy of Tony Willis