Plants of the No.2 Sea Fort

Lilium maculatum blooming its face up

Lilium maculatum Thunb
Lilium maculatum Thunb

Lilium maculatum grows in coastal gravel areas and cliffs, and the flowers are characteristically upward. From July to August during the flower season, you may encounter a lilium maculatum colony. Also called Iwayuri or Iwatoyuri. In the Chiba Red Data Book, it is ranked as rank C: protected species.

Lilium maculatum’s colony is wonderful!