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alp lily, alpine lily, common alp-lily

Habit Plants slender, 0.5–1.5(–1.9) dm.
Leaves

slightly dimorphic;

basal 2, blade linear, 4–10(–20) cm × 0.8–1 mm;

cauline 2–4, blade lanceolate, 1–5 × 0.1–0.2 cm.

Flowers

1–2;

tepals 0.9–1.2(–1.4) cm;

stamens erect;

filaments 3–8 mm;

anthers 0.6–1(–1.2) mm.

Capsules

6–8 mm.

Lloydia serotina

Discussion

Varieties 2 (2 in the flora).

(Discussion copyrighted by Flora of North America; reprinted with permission.)

Distribution
from USDA
w North America; Eurasia
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Parent taxa Liliaceae > Lloydia
Subordinate taxa
L. serotina var. flava, L. serotina var. serotina
Key
1.Perianth white with greenish to purplish veins.L. serotina var. serotina
1.Perianth yellow with yellowish to greenish veins.L. serotina var. flava
Synonyms Bulbocodium serotinum
Name authority (Linnaeus) Salisbury ex Reichenbach: Fl. Germ. Excurs., 102. (1830)
Source Flora of North America vol. 26, p. 198.
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