Lily (Lilium 'Bonnie Jean') in the Lilies Database

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Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Plant Height: 3.5 feet
Leaves: Other: Herbaceous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Pink
Other: With cream center and lots of spots
Flower Time: Summer
Underground structures: Bulb
Uses: Cut Flower
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
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: Division
Offsets
Other: Scale bulblet propagation

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Lilies for the GardenLilies for the Garden
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 Jul 11, 2012 10:27 AM

The intensity of the pink color varies quite a bit with age of the bloom, starting darker then lightening up.

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