- Flower nameLilium formosanum
- Scientific nameLilium formosanum
- Aliasタイワンユリ, 台湾百合, ホソバテッポウユリ, 高砂百合
- Place of originTaiwan
- Place of floweringFields and footpaths, Botanical Gardens, Overseas
- Flowering seasonJuly, August, September, October
- Language of flowersMajesty
What is Lilium formosanum
Lilium formosanum or takasagoyuri (scientific name:Lilium formosanum) is a hardy bulbous plant native to Taiwan and lets white flowers bloom resembling a Lilium longiflorum (Easter lilies, scientific name:Lilium longiflorum). Formosanum (Lilium formosanum) and Longiflorum (Easter lilies, :Lilium longiflorum) are similar and have red streaks on the outside of the tube-shaped flowers both cylindrical and make the white flowers of the same size bloom , but Formosanum has slender leaves , higher plant and longer flowering time than Longiflorum. Longiflorum blooms in the spring, Formosanum does to fall from summer .
✙✙Natural hybrid of Formosanum and Longiflorum
Shin Easter lily (a new Easter lily, a scientific name: Lilium x formolongo) is one article of cause of Liliaceae made from a natural crossing of Formosanum and Longiflorum. Lilium x formolongo lets a white pipe-formed flower bloom in early fall from summer, but there is not the red stripe outside of a pipe , and the leaf is thin and spreads with a seed.
General name: Lilium formosanum , scientific name:Lilium formosanum, aka: Takasago Yuri ,Taiwan Yuri, Hosoba Teppou Yuri(narrow Easter lilies), origin: Taiwan, plant: 100-150 cm, flowering period: July-October, color: white, size: 10 cm.