Lilium

Scientific name: Lilium

Common name: Lily

Aliases: Asiatic Matisse Lily, Oriental Lily

Attributes

Attribute Range
native No
sun_tolerance Unknown
edible No
habit Unknown

Descriptions Images
Flower
Flower
Flower
Flower and buds
Buds. Note color change as they age
Leaves
Leaning toward to afternoon sun
General appearance

Notes
» 50-150cm x 20-30cm. Full sun to semi-shade. Frost hardy
» Lilies thrive in semi-shade in warmer areas, but full sun is easily tolerated in cooler climates
» Soil should be humus rich, moist and well-drained
» Apply a mulch in summer to help retain moisture
» Staking may be required


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