Giant Lily (Cardiocrinum giganteum)

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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Water Preferences: Mesic
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Bulb
Propagation: Other methods: Offsets
Pollinators: Various insects

Cardiocrinum giganteum

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Posted by springcolor (Washington State - Zone 7a) on Apr 17, 2013 9:38 PM

Looks like I'm going to have a bloom this year. Plant is sending up a stalk.

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Posted by gwhizz (Rosetta,Tasmania,Australia - Zone 7b) on Oct 24, 2011 9:07 PM

This is a 12-foot lily, with 12-inch lilium-like blooms and a stem that resembles bamboo. I was hoping for some flowers this year (after 5 years), but it looks like next year maybe.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Cardiocrinum giganteum...WOW!!! by UrbanWild Mar 2, 2017 9:38 PM 3
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id by springcolor Aug 16, 2013 2:29 PM 25
Looking for the green color by fixpix Dec 16, 2013 4:13 PM 225

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