[Lilies of the Cascade Mountains of Oregon and Washington]

Columbia Lily, Columbian Lily, Oregon Lily, Tiger Lily

Lilium columbianum

Synonyms: Lilium canadense var. parviflorum, Lilium lucidum, Lilium parviflorum

Pendant flower of Columbia Lily, Columbian Lily, Oregon Lily: Lilium columbianum (Synonyms: Lilium canadense var. parviflorum, Lilium lucidum, Lilium parviflorum) - Columbia Lily, Columbian Lily, Oregon Lily: Lilium columbianum (Synonyms: Lilium canadense var. parviflorum, Lilium lucidum, Lilium parviflorum)

The photo at left shows a close-up of the very attractive tiger lily as seen on the southeastern flanks of Mt. Adams at an elevation of about 3000' along road K6300 just south of the Yakama Reservation boundary..........June 19, 2005. The photo at right shows columbian lily in bloom at the western trailhead for the McClellan Meadows Trail #157, Gifford Pinchot National Forest......July 4, 2020.

Columbia Lily, Columbian Lily, Oregon Lily: Lilium columbianum (Synonyms: Lilium canadense var. parviflorum, Lilium lucidum, Lilium parviflorum) - Columbia Lily, Columbian Lily, Oregon Lily: Lilium columbianum (Synonyms: Lilium canadense var. parviflorum, Lilium lucidum, Lilium parviflorum)

Columbia lilies still in bloom along the Cispus Lookout Trail #127 on the south side of Cispus Point, Gifford Pinchot National Forest..........Jluy 4, 2015.

Flower of Columbia Lily, Columbian Lily, Oregon Lily: Lilium columbianum (Synonyms: Lilium canadense var. parviflorum, Lilium lucidum, Lilium parviflorum)

The photo above shows a close-up of the flower of the tiger lily as seen at a DNR rock quarry atop the ridge dividing the Dairy and Cougar Creek drainages at the southeastern corner of Mt. Adams. The tepals are just beginning to reflex upwards.

Flower of Columbia Lily, Columbian Lily, Oregon Lily: Lilium columbianum (Synonyms: Lilium canadense var. parviflorum, Lilium lucidum, Lilium parviflorum)

The photo above shows a close-up of the flower of the tiger lily as seen at a DNR rock quarry atop the ridge dividing the Dairy and Cougar Creek drainages at the southeastern corner of Mt. Adams.

Seed pods of Columbia Lily, Columbian Lily, Oregon Lily: Lilium columbianum (Synonyms: Lilium canadense var. parviflorum, Lilium lucidum, Lilium parviflorum)

Mature seed pods of tiger lily as seen along the Sunrise Peak Trail #262A in the Dark Divide, Gifford Pinchot National Forest..........September 12, 2014.

Flower of Columbia Lily, Columbian Lily, Oregon Lily: Lilium columbianum (Synonyms: Lilium canadense var. parviflorum, Lilium lucidum, Lilium parviflorum)

The photo above shows a close-up of the flower of the tiger lily as seen at a DNR rock quarry atop the ridge dividing the Dairy and Cougar Creek drainages at the southeastern corner of Mt. Adams. The tepals are fully reflexed upwards.

Paul Slichter