Hybrid lilies

This gallery is intended to give an idea of the different types of hybrid lilies. The focus is mainly but not exclusively on registered hybrids.

Martagon & European hybrids | North American hybrids | Trumpet & Aurelian hybrids |Oriental hybrids | Inter-divisional hybrids including orienpets |

Asiatic hybrids

Martagon & European hybrids

North American hybrids

The Bullwood hybrids bred by Derek Fox are shown in the top three rows; the next four rows are occupied by Norgart Martschinke’s hybrids.


Longiflorum + Trumpet & Aurelian hybrids

Oriental hybrids

Inter-divisional hybrids: Orienpets (OT), Longiflorum/Asiatic (LA), Longiflorum/Trumpet (LT), Oriental/Asiatic (OA), Asiatic/Oriental/Asiatic (AOA)


“Hybrid Lily” photo credits: Jim Ault, Keith Baldie, George Battle, Bill Bauer, Brian Bergman, Patrick Brown, Jamie Compton, Peter Coombes, Rimmer deVries, Tony Dixon, Walter Erhardt, Axel Hintze, Maria-Luisa Jablczynski, Neil Jordan, Charlie Kroell, Jennifer Kerry, Preston Ling, Norgart Martschinke, Steve Peck, Madeleine Tinson, Martin Toon, Declan Whelan

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