Lily (Lilium 'Loreto') in the Lilies Database

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Plant Height: 2 feet
Leaves: Other: Herbaceous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Orange
Other: With darker brushmarks.
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Summer
Underground structures: Bulb
Uses: Cut Flower
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Other info: Species lilies will come true from seed; cultivars and hybrids will not.
Propagation: Other methods: Offsets
Other: Scale bulblet propagation

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Location: IllinoisDate: 2011-06-26
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Date: 2008-07-05
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Location: My Northeastern Indiana Gardens - Zone 5bDate: 2013-06-27They can grow and bloom in the dark...lol!
By chelle
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2008-07-07
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2011-07-08
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2011-07-08
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Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.Date: 2008-07-10
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Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.Date: 2008-07-05
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Location: CZ Sirem My gardenDate: 4000-07-09
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Location: CZ Sirem My gardenDate: 2015-06-29
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Location: Part ShadeDate: June
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2010-06-21
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2008-07-05
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2011-07-08
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Location: Sun Garden Pittsford NYDate: 2010-06-16
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Location: Sun Garden Pittsford NYDate: 2010-06-16Photoed with Phlox Mini Pearl
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Location: My Northeastern Indiana Gardens - Zone 5bDate: 2010-06-08
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Location: My Northeastern Indiana Gardens - Zone 5bDate: 2010-06-05
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Location: -Tasmania 2014Date: DEC '14
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Location: CZ Sirem My gardenDate: 4000-07-09Orange lilium is 'Loreto', yellow Lilium is 'Eleanor Roosevelt'
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Lilies 2019 by gwhizz Dec 16, 2019 5:22 PM 432
Lilies 2018 by gwhizz Jan 17, 2019 1:19 PM 626
Lilies 2017 by dellac Jan 2, 2018 5:38 AM 904
2016 by Nhra_20 Apr 10, 2017 5:56 AM 989
It's about to begin! Lily season 2015. The South. by dellac Dec 21, 2015 6:30 AM 134
Lilies in Bloom 2015 by pardalinum Dec 10, 2015 9:22 AM 854
Lilies in Bloom 2014 by lovemyhouse Oct 19, 2014 6:16 AM 922
It's started! Southern summer blooms 2013-14 by dellac Feb 17, 2014 10:40 PM 227
Asiatic lilies 2013 by pardalinum Sep 18, 2013 5:48 AM 398
June 2012 Lilies by stilldew Jul 2, 2012 10:32 PM 427
First blooms by Shannon Jul 8, 2012 8:49 PM 182
Hudsons Asiatic Hybrid Seed Mix by gwhizz May 16, 2014 11:13 AM 119
June 2011 Lilies in Bloom by stilldew Jul 1, 2011 6:09 AM 187
Lilies blooming in Arcata, CA by mnorberry Jul 8, 2011 7:59 PM 59
August 2010 Lily Blooms by pardalinum Apr 18, 2011 11:19 PM 64
June 2010 Lily Blooms by stilldew Jun 18, 2010 4:36 PM 212

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