Humboldt Lily (<i>Lilium humboldtii</i>)

Humboldt Lilies are endemic to California and named after naturalist and explorer Alexander von Humboldt. They are native to the South High Cascade Range, High Sierra Nevada, south Outer South Coast Ranges, and Southwestern California, growing at elevations from 2,000 ft to 3,900 ft. Seen in the Santa Monica Mountains.

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Anya Jingle

Anya Jingle - Apr 4, 2008 2:06 am - Voted 10/10

More than nice!

Beautiful! Is this a tiger lilly?

SoCalHiker

SoCalHiker - Apr 4, 2008 2:13 am - Hasn't voted

Re: More than nice!

thanks. Yes, it is a tiger lilly.

BCJ

BCJ - Oct 24, 2008 12:45 am - Voted 10/10

Very cool

We have a lot of tiger lilies up north from you but I've never seen one with this color scheme. Beautiful shot!

SoCalHiker

SoCalHiker - Oct 24, 2008 1:36 am - Hasn't voted

Re: Very cool

thanks for the comment and vote. Cheers.

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