Tricyrtis latifolia

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Tricyrtis latifolia
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
Order: Liliales
Family: Liliaceae
Genus: Tricyrtis
Species: T. latifolia
Binomial name
Tricyrtis latifolia
Maxim.
Synonyms[1]
  • Compsoa latifolia (Maxim.) Kuntze
  • Tricyrtis bakeri Koidz.
  • Tricyrtis makinoana Tatew.

Tricyrtis latifolia, the toad lily, is an East Asian species of plants in the lily family.[2][1]

As recognized by the World Checklist maintained by Kew Botanic Garden in London, T. latifolia is found only in Japan.[1] Some authors maintain the some Chinese material also belongs to this species,[3] but the World Checklist regards the Chinese populations as a distinct species, T. puberula.[4] Further investigation seems warranted.

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