Data about <i>Lilium formosanum</i>


Data about <i>Lilium formosanum</i>
introduced range includes
Additional detail Lower 48 United States of America USDA NRCS PLANTS Database  
  • geographic distribution
    A description of the geographic distribution, or range, of the taxon. Includes descriptions of global, regional, or political aspects of range and whether the taxon is native or introduced in portions of the range and endemicity.
geographic distribution
Additional detail Africa & Madagascar - South Africa Missouri Botanical Garden  
Additional detail Asia - China - Taiwan Missouri Botanical Garden  

Physical Description

Data about <i>Lilium formosanum</i>
  • plant growth habit
    The general growth form of a plant - its size and branching - also its woodiness. Some plants have different growth habits depending on environment or location, so a plant can have more than one value.
plant growth habit
Additional detail forb/herb
  • forb/herb
    Vascular plant without significant woody tissue above or at the ground. Forbs and herbs may be annual, biennial, or perennial but always lack significant thickening by secondary woody growth and have perennating buds borne at or below the ground surface. In the PLANTS Database (, graminoids are excluded but ferns, horsetails, lycopods, and whisk-ferns are included.


Data about <i>Lilium formosanum</i>
Additional detail island
  • island
    Area of dry or relatively dry land surrounded by water or low wetland.
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail mountain
  • mountain
    A landform that extends above the surrounding terrain in a limited area. A mountain is generally steeper than a hill, but there is no universally accepted standard definition for the height of a mountain or a hill although a mountain usually has an identifiable summit and a local relief of more than 300m.
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail sea
  • sea
    A large expanse of saline water usually connected with an ocean.
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail sea shore
  • sea shore
    That part of the land in immediate contact with a sea, including the intertidal zone.
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail slope
  • slope
    The part of an elevation or depression between the relatively flat surrounding area and the peak of a mount or the bottom of a depression.
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail non-marine IRMNG - Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera.  

Life History and Behavior

Data about <i>Lilium formosanum</i>
life cycle habit
Additional detail perennial
  • perennial
    Of plant duration, a plant whose life span extends over more than two growing seasons, c.f. annual, biennial, ephemeral, of flowering with respect to architecture, hapaxanthic, monocarpic, pleonanthic


Data about <i>Lilium formosanum</i>
extinction status
Additional detail extant IRMNG - Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera.  

Relevance to Humans and Ecosystems

Data about <i>Lilium formosanum</i>
  • invasive/noxious listings
    Indicates whether a taxon is listed on a global or regional list of invasive organisms or whether it has special legal status due to its negative impact on human welfare or ecosystems.
invasive/noxious listings
Additional detail Noxious Weed List for Australian States and Territories
  • Noxious Weed List for Australian States and Territories
    Organism is listed in the Noxious Weed List for Australian States and Territories. Australian Weeds Committee. 2012. Noxious Weed List for Australian States and Territories. Version 26b.00.
Global Invasive Species Listings  


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