The Q&A Archives: Name that flower!

Question: My father had some bulbs that had to be planted and dug up every year. They would grow about six feet tall and would have flowers about 8 inches dia. They were verying colors. Any ideas? Possiable name, where to look for info?

Answer: My guess is that he grew Asiatic lilies. They are sometimes called Oriental lilies; stargazer lily is the most commonly grown.

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