Are lilies considered wildflowers?
Accordingly, what is considered a wildflower?
A wildflower (or wild flower) is a flower that grows in the wild, meaning it was not intentionally seeded or planted. Yet "wildflower" meadows of a few mixed species are sold in seed packets. The term can refer to the flowering plant as a whole, even when not in bloom, and not just the flower.
Correspondingly, is a lily a wildflower?
Catesby's lily (Lilium catesbaei) Also known as pine lily, leopard lily, tiger lily or southern-red lily, Catesby's lily is a long-lived perennial wildflower. Its large, showy flowers have six conspicuous tepals that are bright reddish-orange and reflexed.
The small, fragile, brilliantly red poppy is probably the world's most popular wildflower. No, even though the seed looks about the same, it is not the species used for making poppy seed rolls in baking. And it is also not the famous species used in the production of opium and heroin.