Lily (Lilium amabile) in the Lilies Database

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Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Water Preferences: Mesic
Flowers: Showy
Underground structures: Bulb
Uses: Cut Flower
Propagation: Seeds: Other info: Species lilies will come true from seed; cultivars and hybrids will not.
Propagation: Other methods: Offsets
Other: Bulb scaling.
Pollinators: Bees

L amiable var. leuteum

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Location: MinnesotaDate: 2012-06-09
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Location: Southern TasmaniaDate: 2015-11-26This is the first bud on a young plant grown from seed.
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Location: MinnesotaDate: 26 June 2009First blooms on potted plants from seed
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Date: 2014-06-16Credit bastus917
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Date: 2014-06-16Credit bastus917
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Date: 2014-06-16Credit bastus917
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Date: 2006-06-29Credit Davids Hercbergs
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Comments:
Posted by Leftwood (near Minneapolis, MN, USA zone 4) on Aug 12, 2012 10:23 PM

Typical for the species (but not mandatory) are the two dark lines that sometimes form a "V" on each petal.

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Plant Events from our members
Australis On March 30, 2018 Potted up
Potted up surviving type seedlings. No losses in fridge.
Australis From November 18, 2017 to March 30, 2018 Winterized
Placed species type in the fridge to vernalise.
Australis From March 21, 2017 to March 23, 2017 Seeds germinated
100% germination of type seeds and 50% germination of var. luteum.
Australis On March 12, 2017 Seeds sown
Started seeds from the species type - from Paul Rumkorf - and var. luteum - from the Lily Garden.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Lilies 2018 by gwhizz Oct 7, 2018 6:18 AM 500
Lilies 2017 by dellac Jan 2, 2018 5:38 AM 904
What did you do today? by Leftwood Sep 2, 2018 10:46 AM 3,212
Cooking with Lilies by Leftwood Aug 30, 2018 4:17 PM 121
Starting lilies from seeds by pardalinum Sep 12, 2018 11:05 PM 731
June 2012 Lilies by stilldew Jul 2, 2012 10:32 PM 427
Bark Stripped?? by Moby Jun 28, 2012 9:40 AM 42
Germinating seeds by mnorberry Oct 8, 2012 6:22 PM 20
Pics of species? by PollyK Aug 16, 2018 7:40 PM 340

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