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Prairie Lily: Info Needed!

Alfred Falk falk at arc.ab.ca
Thu May 2 11:54:07 EST 1996

In article <4m6bu1$qnj at news.microsoft.com>,
   plummer at iceonline.com (Dave Plummer) wrote:
>I'm trying to find out exactly what a Prairie Lily (the provincial
>flower of Saskatchewan, in Canada) is, and from there, I'd like to
>obtain some!
>I talked to the municipal greenhouse there, who suggested that it was
>"Lilium Philadelphicum", but on future inspection, I've seen that listed
>as being a "Wood Lily".  
>If you have any info that might be of help, please drop me an email

"Lilium Philadelphicum var. Wolfgangii" is correct.  "Wood Lily" seems to be 
the most widely used common name.  Never trust common names.

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