Blackberry Lily, Chinese Blackberry Lily, Chinese Leopard Flower, Dwarf Tiger Lily
Long-lived polycarpic perennial
Himalaya to Far East
Chinese medicine made from rhizomes treats coughs, asthma and bronchitis.
Source of plant
Richters, North Carolina Botanic Garden, Crownsville Nursery, We-Du Nurseries
Rhizome slender, stoloniferous. Leaves to 20 x 1.5cm. Inflorescence to 1m, loosely branched; flowers to 12, 4cm diameter, yellow to tangerine, spotted maroon or purple; tube absent.
USDA Hardiness Zone