Lily (Lilium lankongense) in the Lilies Database

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Division: IX. Species and Species Cultivars

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Leaves: Other: Herbaceous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Pink
Other: Shade of delicate pink with rose-pink spotting.
Bloom Size: 2"-3"
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: Bulb scaling.

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Location: Arcata, CA 95521Date: 2011-05-01
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Location:  -TasmaniaDate: 23-12-13
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Location:  -TasmaniaDate: 24-12-13
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Date: 2009-08-05Credit Epibase
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Date: 2008-06-14Credit KENPEI
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Date: 2008-06-14Credit KENPEI
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Comments:
Posted by 4susiesjoy (Leonard, Minnesota - Zone 3b) on Sep 22, 2012 6:59 PM

Lovely flower but it sends babies in lots of directions. I don't mind, it is so pretty I let it go wherever it wants.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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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
What is Your Favourite Lily?? would love to hear what people love the most...... by patweppler May 9, 2015 4:08 AM 57
Lankon , Never fails to surprise! by gwhizz Apr 5, 2016 12:24 PM 12
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