Lilium vollmeri (Leopard Lily)


Lilium vollmeri  (Leopard Lily)

Family:  Liliaceae
Zone: 4 - 9
Natural Range: PNW; Oregon, Northern California
Soil:  Moist, humus rich
Light:  Part shade, sun
Height:  3' - 4'
Bloom Time:  June to July

Attributes:  Deciduous.  Red to orange with yellow center and dark red-purple spotting. Orange red pollen.

Notes:  L. vollmeri is considered one of a few species closely related to L. pardalinum. Some times genetic influence of L. wiginsii can be seen.  Rich and intense color.  In the wild L. vollmeri can be found growing near Cypripedium montanum, Cyp. californicum and Darlingtonia californica.

Companion plants:  Primula, Dactylorhiza, Saracenia, Primula, Ledum, Kalmia

Lilium vollmeri (Leopard Lily)


Lilium vollmeri (Leopard Lily)