These orange lilies were found along the roadside ditches in the Wells Gray Provincial Park in British Columbia, Canada.
The Columbia Lily (Lilium columbianum) can be found in open forest areas from British Columbia to California and east from Idaho to Nevada. The height of the plant is up to 1.2 m with orange tepals (3-6 cm in length and reflexed) with dark spots.
Indigenous people used the bulbs as a food source.
The lilies are not rare, however, if the flowers are picked then the plant has an impaired ability to reproduce.
(from Wikipedia and Rainy Side Gardeners website)
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