Hummingbird pollination of lilies

lou jost
Sun, 03 Mar 2013 18:03:07 PST
Iain, don't just assume lilies are pollinated by hummingbirds. The recurved-petal species, at least, do not look to me like they are adapted to be pollinated by them. Maybe they are, I don't know, but most hummingbird-pollinated flowers are more tubular and have more copious nectar.

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