Lilium formosanum

Family Liliaceae

Species Profile

Species classification Invasive [NSW's Noxious Weeds]
Common namesFormosan Lily, Taiwan Lily, Tiger Lily
SynonymsLilium longiflorum var. formosanum Baker; Lilium philippinense var. formosanum E.H.Wilson ex A.Grove
Growth formHerb
Seed dispersal morphologyWing/Achene/Pappus
Maximum height (m)2
Capable of vegetative reproductionYes
Native rangeAsia
Exotic range (Australia)NSW, QLD, VIC, Lord Howe Island, Norfolk Island
Exotic range (other)Information unavailable
Habitat types (exotic)Bushland, Disturbed areas (including trails), Garden escape, Grasslands, Roadsides, Wastelands
Soil type (exotic)Fertile, Gravel/stony, Loamy, Sandy
Decade of introduction1970

National Climate Change Impact

Invasive Class 3

The area of suitable habitat and the habitat suitability of observations, for this species, are projected to decrease or remain the same under RCP 8.5 2065 compared to current climate suitability.

Maps of Habitat Suitability & Recorded Occurrences

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Current suitable habitat

2035 suitable habitat
(RCP 8.5)

2065 suitable habitat
(RCP 8.5)

Recorded occurrences

Recorded occurrences


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