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Common names:
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Give a thumbs up Asiatic Lily
Give a thumbs up Asiatic pot lily

Data specific to Lilies (Edit)
Division: I. Asiatic Hybrids

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Plant Height: 2 feet
Plant Spread: 9 - 12 inches
Leaves: Other: Herbaceous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Orange
Red
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 propagtion
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs repotting every 2 to 3 years
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Parentage: Unknown
Child plants: 2 child plants

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By Australis
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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2011-06-14a high bud count dwarf
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Date: Jun 13, 2010 1:14 PMMatrix wth Tiny Sensation
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Date: 2010-06-12
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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2012-05-23
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Date: Jun 6, 2010 5:50 AM
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2008-06-15
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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2011-06-06
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Location: Rosetta _TasmaniaDate: nov 2007matrix
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Location:  -TasmaniaDate: 9-1-14
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Location: central IllinoisDate: May 23, 2012
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2008-06-25
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2010-06-17
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2010-06-17
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Location: Kalama, Wa.Date: 2009-08-12
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2008-06-23
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2008-06-25
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Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.Date: 2008-06-21
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Date: 2012-06-16My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8
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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2014-05-25
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Posted by jmorth (central Illinois) on Oct 14, 2011 11:43 PM

Suitable for pot culture.

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Plant Events from our members
jmorth On June 12, 2019 Bloomed
jmorth On June 6, 2018 Bloomed
jmorth On May 30, 2017 Bloomed
jmorth On June 16, 2015 Bloomed
jmorth On June 8, 2014 Bloomed
jmorth On June 11, 2013 Bloomed
jmorth On May 19, 2012 Bloomed
jmorth On June 6, 2011 Bloomed
jmorth On May 27, 2010 Bloomed
jmorth On June 24, 2009 Bloomed
jmorth On November 1, 2008 Potted up
Appx. date.
jmorth On October 15, 2008 Obtained plant
Appx. date received from Hallson Gardens in fall of '08.
Australis On May 16, 2020 Plant Ended (Removed, Died, Discarded, etc)
Didn't return after 2017 season.
Australis From November 16, 2017 to November 20, 2017 Bloomed
Single, small bloom from one stem only. Other buds blasted. Plants weren't as large as last year, probably due to my poor choice of mix.
Australis From September 12, 2017 to September 16, 2017 Plant emerged
Australis From March 28, 2017 to April 13, 2017 Entered Dormancy
Australis From November 22, 2016 to December 9, 2016 Bloomed
Nine blooms from two bulbs.
Australis From September 13, 2016 to September 17, 2016 Plant emerged
Australis On August 17, 2016 Obtained plant
Purchased from Golden Ray Gardens.
Australis On August 17, 2016 Potted up
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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looking for lilies. (Very new newbie) by sedumzz Feb 24, 2021 4:52 AM 18
Lilies 2021 by Lucius93 May 17, 2021 2:40 AM 276
Lily Seedlings 2020 by Leftwood Jan 10, 2021 11:37 PM 356
Lilies 2020 by Australis Jan 1, 2021 9:07 AM 1,077
Lilies 2019 by gwhizz Dec 16, 2019 5:22 PM 432
Lily seedlings 2018 by pardalinum Nov 22, 2018 11:45 AM 156
Lilies 2018 by gwhizz Jan 17, 2019 1:19 PM 626
Need an ID for this red one by ge1836 Jun 30, 2017 2:44 AM 9
2017 Show us your blooming seedlings! by magnolialover Oct 22, 2017 11:44 PM 109
Lilies 2017 by dellac Jan 2, 2018 5:38 AM 904
Thank you to everyone by Nhra_20 Aug 15, 2016 8:53 PM 25
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
Blooming in Wisconsin by tveguy3 Aug 19, 2015 6:54 AM 69
Lilies in Bloom 2015 by pardalinum Dec 10, 2015 9:22 AM 854
Hello Buggycrazy, hello Leftwood! These are the Lilies I grew from your seeds by Mutisia Mar 28, 2015 11:29 AM 26
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
Fun photos by MrDad Jul 18, 2019 7:50 PM 674
Asiatic lilies 2013 by pardalinum Sep 18, 2013 5:48 AM 398

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