Observations in the Genus: Lilium

Showing all observations that have a likely ID using the The South African National Biodiversity Institute's southern African Species Dictionary

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Formosa lily seed pods in Hilton KZN

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By: Vusi MkhizeVusi Mkhize’s reputation in PlantsVusi Mkhize’s reputation in Plants
Location: 4, Iringa Pl
Observed: 28th May 2014
Added: 11th June 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:1
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Lilium

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By: FR de Villiers
Botanical Society of South Africa
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Location: Wolkberg
Observed: 8th March 2014
Added: 17th April 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:3
Comments:0
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Lilium formosanum (St. Joseph's Lily)

Lilium formosanum (St. Joseph's Lily)
By: Nicky vB
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMountain Club of SA (South Cape)OutrampsSucculent Society of South Africa
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Location: R345
Observed: 16th March 2014
Added: 19th March 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:6
Comments:0
Description:

Plant about 1m tall, although there were many plants about 2m tall. Flowers white with purple on outside, nectary-furrows hairy.

Origin: Asia and Taiwan

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Formosa Lily

Formosa Lily(Lilium formosanum) Umngeni Nature Reserve
By: Peter Warren
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMidlands Conservancies Forum
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Location: Umngeni Nature Reserve, Howick
Observed: 2nd March 2014
Added: 8th March 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
Description:

They are back, but not in quite same profusion as last year.

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St Joseph's Lily

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By: DullsweatherDullsweather’s reputation in PlantsDullsweather’s reputation in Plants
Location: Spruit St, Dullstroom
Observed: 27th February 2014
Added: 27th February 2014
Identifications:1
Agreements:7
Comments:8
Description:

Flowered late, normally end of November through December in the area but beautiful flowers this year.

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St Joseph's Lily

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Location: Dullstroom
Observed: 21st December 2013
Added: 21st December 2013
Identifications:2
Agreements:2
Comments:6
Description:

Will update as the plant flowers.

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Formosa Lily infestation

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By: Peter Warren
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMidlands Conservancies Forum
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Location: Yarrow River, Howick
Observed: 6th March 2013
Added: 11th March 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:7
Comments:5
Description:

Robyn's Yarrow Falls Walk

Large infestations of this plant have appeared in the Howick area this year. Said to be much worse than before.

(Sorry about white balance.)

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Formosa lily

Lilium formosanum
By: Barbara ClulowBarbara Clulow’s reputation in Plants
Location: R617, Howick
Observed: 21st February 2013
Added: 22nd February 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:5
Comments:0
Description:

The plants grow in the disturbed area between the road and the plantation
at the end of their flowering.
There are many plants along this stretch

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Formosa Lily

Flower (100mm).
By: Peter Warren
Botanical Society of South AfricaCustodians of Rare and Endangered WildflowersMidlands Conservancies Forum
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Location: Stocklands plantation, Howick
Observed: 2nd February 2013
Added: 2nd February 2013
Identifications:1
Agreements:6
Comments:0
Description:

Cara 3 Nemba 1b.
Flowers not unlike Crinum but leaves and flowering time quite different. Plant was 2 m tall on a single stalk with a terminal inflorescence of ~10 blooms not all open. The flower are trumpet like (tube 100mm, flower 100mm), Leaves long (100mm) and thin (5mm) lance like, sessile and sprialiing up the stem.

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Lilium formosanum - KLF Witklip

Lilium formosanum - Flower - KLF Witklip
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Location: Blinkwaterspruit Above Klipkoppie, KLF Witklip
Observed: 17th February 2012
Added: 17th February 2012
Identifications:1
Agreements:4
Comments:0
Description:

Common at road edges

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