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: 3.5 feet
Leaves: Other: Herbaceous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Other: Light orange-yellow with red tango spotting pattern.
Flower Time: Summer
Underground structures: Bulb
Uses: Cut Flower
Toxicity: Other: All parts of the plant are lethal to cats
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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Common names
  • Lily
  • Longiflorum/Asiatic Lily
  • LA lily
  • Tango type lily

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Comments:
  • Posted by bluegrassmom (South central KY - Zone 6b) on Mar 27, 2021 5:37 AM concerning plant:
    I bought this lily for the name. I live in Kentucky but glad I did. It grows closer to 5 ft for me. Love the freckles.
  • Posted by Newyorkrita (North Shore, Long Island, NY ) on Oct 4, 2011 12:25 PM concerning plant:
    Well, I submitted this lily under the name I purchased it under which is Tango Lily Halloween. I see it is now moved to the name of Kentucky lily. I bought both this orange color and the yellow Honeybee Tango lilies some years ago and have had both for about four years now. I bought them from Van Bourgondien and they definitly list them as Tango lilies. So I don't know why the name change.

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