Lily-like flowers: names and photos (catalog)
Lilies are fabulously beautiful and absolutely recognizable, but such popularity has a downside. It happens that we see a lily, and do not even realize that in fact it is a completely different plant from another family. And sometimes, I want to plant lilies in the garden or at home, but the conditions are not suitable. To prevent this from happening again, we have prepared a selection of 17 similar colors. Watch and meet!
1. Goose onions
Behind the inconspicuous name is a tiny early flower from the Liliacet family. On one low stem, up to six spectacular yellow stars bloom.
2. Vallota is beautiful
A delicate African flower produces up to five large buds on each stem. Wallots of all shades of pink, salmon and purple are especially beautiful.
A rare desert flower resembles a lily on one thick and massive stem. In our latitudes, it is practically not widespread, but nevertheless it deserves attention.
This is a real giant among the Lilyetsvetnykh, which in the natural environment can grow up to 5 m. It has beautiful heart-shaped leaves and large narrow buds concentrated at the apex.
Although daffodils are very recognizable, inexperienced gardeners can easily confuse them with lilies for the characteristic shape of the flowers. There are dozens of types of daffodils of various shades.
6. Tatar ixiolirion
Blue-violet bells are often found in Siberia and the Far East. Annual bulbs are absolutely unpretentious and for lush flowering do not even need top dressing.
A flower with a bizarre name and the same bizarre spotty coloring resembles both a lily and an orchid. It is believed that its aroma attracts toads, so it was even used as a hunting bait.
Very delicate and delicate eucharis with snow-white flowers up to 12 cm can bloom twice a year, which attracts gardeners. Due to the specific elongated shape of the bud with a long corolla, they slightly lower their heads down.
Although hyacinths have a completely different form of inflorescences and small flowers are collected in large brushes, individually they really resemble lilies. The plant is famous for the richness of multi-colored varieties and delicate aroma.
The unpretentious mountain perennial does not require complicated maintenance and coexists perfectly in the shade with other bulbs. Kandyk flowers are always as if drooping - this is his feature.
The herbaceous perennial sprouts and blooms in a matter of days, for which it was dubbed an upstart. Although the origin of the name is completely different, the delicate shades of star-shaped flowers really resemble marshmallows.
The name of daylily directly indicates its similarity with classical lilies. In our latitudes, decorative varieties are found in most gardens, and not everyone knows that this is a completely different plant from another family - the Xanthorrhoeae.
No wonder the belladonna is actually called the belladonna lily, because they are surprisingly similar. This is a hydrophilic large plant, the buds of which open up to 12 cm in diameter.
The closest relative of amaryllis attracts attention with the most interesting shades of blue and purple. In the native tropics, the hairs grow up to a meter and produce up to 15 large buds.
Although large bright buds resemble a cross between a lily and a gladiolus, in fact, Utsonia refers to irises. Flowers are collected along a long stem with xiphoid leaves like a spikelet.
The flower owes its name to the characteristic star-shaped form, because of which it is often confused with lilies. Most often, white and scarlet varieties are found, which open up to 20 cm.
This is an evergreen Mediterranean plant, which is also called the sand lily. There are about 20 species with narrow lily-shaped buds on the background of wide grayish leaves.