Turk's Cap Lily
Lilium martagon (Martagon or Turk’s cap lily) is a species of lily. It has a widespread native region extending from central Europe east through northern Asia to Mongolia and Korea. Several subspecies have been named. The plant is stem-rooting, growing between 1 m and 2 m tall. The flower colour is typically a pink-purple, with dark spots, but is quite variable, extending from near white to near black. The flowers are scented. Numerous flowers are borne on each plant, and up to 50 can be found on vigorous plants.
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Benson John Lossing, ed. The New Popular Educator (London, England: Cassell & Company Limited, 1891)