Lily (Lilium 'Accent') in the Lilies Database

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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: 4 feet
Leaves: Other: Herbaceous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Bi-Color: Light yellow orange with red brushmarks and spots.
Bloom Size: 5"-6"
Flower Time: Late spring or early 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


Lilies for the GardenLilies for the Garden
By pardalinum on July 13, 2013

Hybrid lilies (genus Lilium) are sorted into eight divisions that are based on their genetic background. The most common and readily available lilies for the garden are from Division I, Asiatic hybrids; Division VI, Trumpet hybrids; Division VII, Oriental hybrids; and Division VIII, Interspecific or hybrids that don't fit into any of the other seven divisions.

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Posted by pardalinum (Willamette Valley OR - Zone 8a) on Jun 11, 2013 11:40 AM

This is an oldie, hybridized at Oregon Bulb Farms by Ed McRae circa 1970.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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