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Lillium Bosniacum
Lillium Bosniacum or Bosnian lilly, endemic type of flowers in Bosnian mountains...


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kamilgood one!


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seen it in Prokletije too, would probably be Lillium Montenegrum Albanicum cos it was right at the border! :)
Posted Mar 19, 2007 11:06 am

justahikerRe: good one!


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Yeah you're right.
It is also possible to found it in areas around border with Montenegro.
But this flower as symbol of Middle age Bosnian kingdom is pretty much more connected with Bosnia (Latin name of this flower also say that)... :)
Posted Mar 19, 2007 11:11 am

kamilRe: good one!


Voted 10/10

Is it the same lily as on your flag?
Posted Mar 19, 2007 6:41 pm

justahikerRe: good one!


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Yes, the old flag.
The shield on the flag was actually reconstruction of the old symbol of Bosnian kings. Blue surface with white stripe and 6 Bosnian Lillies.
Posted Mar 20, 2007 8:25 am

tarolNice photo


Voted 10/10

Looks like the leopard lilies that grow in the Sierra Nevada in California. They smell wonderful!
Posted Jul 3, 2007 12:51 pm

justahikerRe: Nice photo


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Oooh yes!
These lilies also smells beautiful. They have very strong intensive smell.

Beautiful flower!
Posted Jul 4, 2007 3:55 am

Mark StraubNice shot!

Mark Straub

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Reminds me a lot of the lilies on Mt. Si and Mt. Pugh. I have a picture of one of them. Excellent picture!
Posted Dec 4, 2007 5:56 pm

justahikerRe: Nice shot!


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Thanks Mark!
It is very possible that there are some similar ones like this one.
This one is very typical for middle Balkan peninsula.

All the best!
Posted Dec 5, 2007 6:22 am

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justahikerSubmitted by justahiker
on May 12, 2006 4:57 pm

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Object Title: Lillium Bosniacum