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Common names:
Give a thumbs up Lily
Give a thumbs up Oriental/Trumpet Lily
Give a thumbs up OT Hybrid
Give a thumbs up Orienpet Lily

Data specific to Lilies (Edit)
Division: VIII. Other Hybrids

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Plant Height: 5-6 feet, much taller in partial shade
Leaves: Other: Herbaceous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
White
Other: with pink spots on petals
Flower Time: 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
Containers: Not suitable for containers

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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Lilies 2021 by Lucius93 May 12, 2021 5:00 AM 257
Lilies 2020 by Australis Jan 1, 2021 9:07 AM 1,077
Lilies 2019 by gwhizz Dec 16, 2019 5:22 PM 432
BuggyCrazy named OT's? by auratum Aug 9, 2018 7:11 PM 3
Crazy Cross Confessions by auratum May 12, 2018 11:32 PM 55
Rachel Pappo by Joebass Jul 10, 2017 2:30 AM 21
A new lily in the seedling patch - can you guess the parents? by dellac Jan 26, 2017 3:53 PM 26
Digging up lilies - need advise by jmorth Sep 29, 2016 5:54 PM 7
Thank you to everyone by Nhra_20 Aug 15, 2016 8:53 PM 25
King Kong. BUGGYCRAZY. (Lisa Hunt) by Roosterlorn Jul 29, 2016 2:29 PM 8
It's about to begin! Lily season 2015. The South. by dellac Dec 21, 2015 6:30 AM 134
King Kong by Roosterlorn Dec 3, 2015 12:50 AM 5
Celebrating the Small Scale Hybridizer by magnolialover Feb 24, 2021 11:51 PM 34
Lilies in Bloom 2014 by lovemyhouse Oct 19, 2014 6:16 AM 922
2013 OT Lilies by magnolialover Aug 3, 2013 5:18 PM 191
Does anyone grow these? by daylilydreams Mar 22, 2013 12:35 PM 38
What did you do today? by Leftwood Apr 26, 2021 7:33 AM 3,368
anyplace here to post a lilies wanted plea? by BUGGYCRAZY Oct 23, 2013 9:02 PM 49
July 2012 Lilies by Ispahan Aug 3, 2012 8:52 AM 216
Are L. lankongense hybrids late to emerge? by Ispahan May 9, 2012 10:01 AM 15

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