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This is a photo simply labeled as Yerex Lime for identification. Also taken on large format film, it was another that was probably photographed professional to record it. It is unknown if this lily was later introduced to commerce. Carlton Yerex, 1953. Photo courtesy of the Bill & Mary Hoffman Collection.
Wild Lily bulbs making up the genus Lilium belong to the family Liliaceae comprising of approximately 200 genera made up of approximately 2,000 lily species. There are in the neighborhood of 110 to 120 Lilium species depending on whose classification you reference. For the full article, click Knowledge Base