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Common names:
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Data specific to Lilies (Edit)
Division: VIII. Other Hybrids

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Partial or Dappled Shade
Plant Height: 4 ft.
Plant Spread: 18 - 24 in.
Leaves: Other: Herbaceous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Other: Dusky lavender with purple flare in center
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

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Location: Lincoln, NEDate: 2011-07-01
By Moby
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Date: 2005-11-10Credit John Lykkegaard
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Lily Seedlings 2021 by Australis Mar 9, 2021 3:01 AM 13
Lily Seedlings 2020 by Leftwood Jan 10, 2021 11:37 PM 356
Help! Need lily ID by gardenfish Nov 10, 2020 10:22 PM 20
Lilies 2020 by Australis Jan 1, 2021 9:07 AM 1,077
Lilies 2019 by gwhizz Dec 16, 2019 5:22 PM 432
Please share your deepest desires for your next lily by lauriebasler Feb 14, 2018 11:49 AM 5
Bulbs by Nhra_20 Apr 15, 2018 1:52 AM 9
Any interest in purchasing PITPAR, or trumpet seedlings this fall? by BUGGYCRAZY Oct 12, 2017 7:02 PM 3
Crazy Cross Confessions by auratum May 12, 2018 11:32 PM 55
Do you have Hybridizing Goals? by auratum Mar 11, 2021 7:05 PM 116
Mixed L. henryi crosses by Roosterlorn Mar 30, 2017 10:41 AM 20
Some new henryi type aurelian seedlings by JimSaskatoon Feb 7, 2017 5:25 PM 17
Thoughts on Representation of a Cross by magnolialover Jan 31, 2017 8:45 PM 29
Lilies 2017 by dellac Jan 2, 2018 5:38 AM 904
Added to fall list for B&D by Nhra_20 Sep 7, 2016 8:54 PM 11
St Louis Lily Show by jmorth Jul 4, 2016 9:51 AM 8
Hankz asiatic / tango / OT / lily seedling photos continued by hankz Jan 19, 2017 7:57 PM 58
Black wizard lily? by Nhra_20 Jul 10, 2017 2:19 PM 5
2016 by Nhra_20 Apr 10, 2017 5:56 AM 989
Random Martagon Pictures by MAINIAC Jan 22, 2016 9:45 AM 9

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