Turk's-cap lily flowers have a green star at the center (not visible in the photo), which makes a good identifying mark for this plant. The green star will distinguish Turk's-cap lily from tiger lily (Lilium trigrinum), a plant from Asia that sometimes escapes from gardens.
- Family: lily (Liliaceae)
- Habitat: wet meadows and woods
- Height: 3-7 feet
- Flower size: 2-1/2 inches across
- Flower color: orange
- Flowering time: July to September
- Origin: native