Wood lilies have always been one of our favorites. So many wild lilies pretend to be shy, nodding as if they might escape our notice. Wood lilies are right in your face. Here we are! Look at us! Wood lilies grow in open, maybe slightly damp areas in AL, AR, AZ, CO, CT, DE, GA, IA, IL, IN, KY(T), MA, MD(X), ME, MI, MO, MT, NC, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NM(E), NY(V), OH(T), PA, RI(S), SD, TN(E), TX, VA, VT, WI, WV, WY, AB, BC, MB, ON, QC, and SK(T). Keweenaw Co MI, 7/12/14.