Lily (Lilium Rio Negro) in the Lilies Database

Trade name information:
Trade Name: Rio Negro
Cultivar name: 'Corvara'
Common names:
Give a thumbs up Lily
Give a thumbs up Oriental Lily

General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Plant Height: 3 - 4 feet
Plant Spread: 12 - 18 in.
Leaves: Other: Herbaceous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Other: Very deep dark red.
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

Image

Photo gallery:
Location: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8Date: 2014-08-03
By Joy
Give a thumbs up
Location: My Garden in Fort Worth, TXDate: 2016-06-13Big and beautiful blooms, very showy
By javaMom
Give a thumbs up
Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2006-08-10
By joy
Give a thumbs up
Location: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8Date: 2013-07-31
By Joy
Give a thumbs up
Location: Work areaDate: 2010-0714
By pirl
Give a thumbs up
Location: Work areaDate: 2010-0720
By pirl
Give a thumbs up
Location: montana grandiflora gardenDate: 2011-0725Shown with David phlox, hosta Diana Remembered
By pirl
Give a thumbs up
Date: 2009-12-21Photo courtesy of B&D Lilies  Used with Permission
By Calif_Sue
Give a thumbs up
Location: My garden in Kalama, Wa. Zone 8Date: 2013-07-31
By Joy
Give a thumbs up
Photo courtesy of B&D Lilies
By Calif_Sue
Give a thumbs up
Location: Work area. Kept potted to be sure of color, height, bloom time.Date: 2010-0710
By pirl
Give a thumbs up
Location: Work areaDate: 2010-0714
By pirl
Give a thumbs up
Location: Rose garden Date: 2013-0711Covered with bird mesh to keep the deer from the buds.
By pirl
Give a thumbs up
Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.Date: 2006-08-18
By Joy
Give a thumbs up
Location:  -TasmaniaDate: 5-10-13
By gwhizz
Give a thumbs up

This plant is tagged in:
Image Image

Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Anyone recognize this OT? by sandnsea2 Oct 10, 2011 4:44 PM 17

« Add a new plant to the database

» Search the Lilies Database: by characteristics or by cultivar name

« See the general plant entry for Lilies (Lilium)

« Visit the Lilies forum

« The Lilies Database Front Page

« The Plants Database Front Page

Today's site banner is by ge1836 and is called "Early Hellebore Sunset"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.