Lilium brownii / lily

Lilium brownii (L.), Liliaceae

Active substance extract, single compound
CAS number  no
Plant part flowers or bulbs
China list yes
Conditions fresh or dried and cut
Country of origin the Netherlands



The Brownii lily (Lilium brownii L.) is a bulbous flowering plant belonging to the Liliaceae family. This plant is valued for its application as an active substance in cosmetic and fragrance products. The Lily family, which encompasses various species, is known for its ornamental beauty and unique floral characteristics.

In the realm of cosmetics and fragrances, the Brownii lily is sought after for its aromatic properties and skincare benefits. Extracts derived from this lily species are often incorporated into cosmetic formulations due to their ability to contribute to the fragrance profile of products. Additionally, the plant contains compounds that have skin-soothing or conditioning properties.

The use of Brownii lily in cosmetic and fragrance products aligns with the broader trend of utilizing botanical extracts in the beauty and personal care industry. These natural ingredients are often chosen for their distinctive scents and potential skincare benefits. As consumer preferences shift towards more natural and plant-based products, the inclusion of Brownii lily in formulations reflects a commitment to harnessing the beneficial properties of botanical resources in the realm of beauty and fragrance.

Many other lily varieties are also available, for example Madonna lily and Tiger lily.

Functions of Brownii lily:

Product conditions of Brownii lily:

    • fresh flowers
    • fresh bulbs
    • dried flowers
    • dried and cut bulbs

We can also provide samples of the product throughout the season.

Additionally, we have our own laboratory where we can assist in facilitating research your R&D from plants to targeted suspects through literature investigation, plant species selection, extraction, fractionation, and/ or purification processes. Employing fraction-guided bio-assays and advanced analytical techniques (NMR, GC-MS, LC-MS ao), we verify the presence and assess the bioactivity of these compounds. We can use our own plant extract library which is made from commercially grown plants in The Netherlands.

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Additional information



Active substance


CAS number

not applicable

Plant part

bulbs, flowers

China list


Country of origin

the Netherlands


cosmetics, fragrance