Lily (Lilium 'Lankon') in the Lilies Database

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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
Plant Height: 3 - 4 ft., may grow to 6 ft.
Leaves: Other: Herbaceous
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Other: White with heavy purple speckling
Bloom Size: 6"-12"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
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
Bulbs
Other: Scale bulblet propagation

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By William
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By dellac
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Location: Lincoln, NEDate: 2012-05-30
By Moby
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Location:  -TasmaniaDate: 12 12 13The Dark One
By gwhizz
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Bulb from a 6ft Lankon
By Joebass
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Date: 2011-12-20Photo courtesy of B&D Lilies  Used with Permission
By Calif_Sue
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Location:  -TasmaniaDate: DEC 2013
By gwhizz
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Location: Rosetta -TasmaniaDate: New Years Eve 2012
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Location: Rosetta -TasmaniaDate: 4Jan 2013For such a new Lilium, I thought the darkness in this bloom was w
By gwhizz
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Location: Poland, MaineDate: 2013-07-16
By MAINIAC
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Location: Arcata, Ca 95521Date: 2012-07-05
By mnorberry
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Location: Rosetta -TasmaniaDate: 4 Jan 2013
By gwhizz
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Location: Rosetta -TasmaniaDate: 25-2-13 Yet another 'Darth Vader' shade of 'LanKon'
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Location: ALL SAINTS Daffodil  Show -TasmaniaDate: 5-10-13
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By Calif_Sue
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Location: St Louis Lily ShowDate: 2017-07-01
By jmorth
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Location: Lincoln, NEDate: 2012-06-01
By Moby
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Location: St Louis NALS 2017Date: 2017-07-02
By Deby
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Roots by keithp2012 Oct 14, 2014 2:08 PM 2
The most beautiful species of lily in the world (poll) by Lucius93 Sep 15, 2020 12:10 PM 14
Lilies 2020 by Australis Sep 17, 2020 1:47 PM 855
Lilies 2019 by gwhizz Dec 16, 2019 5:22 PM 432
Lily seedlings 2018 by pardalinum Nov 22, 2018 11:45 AM 156
Lilies 2018 by gwhizz Jan 17, 2019 1:19 PM 626
Crazy Cross Confessions by auratum May 12, 2018 11:32 PM 55
Thanks for help in 2015! by alwaysbehindMN Jul 7, 2017 12:49 PM 0
Can fall planted bulbs multiply? by Nhra_20 Apr 17, 2017 9:30 PM 10
Do you have Hybridizing Goals? by auratum May 15, 2017 7:51 PM 103
I'm pretty sure it's too early by Nhra_20 Mar 15, 2017 6:22 AM 10
Claremont Lilium Show by gwhizz Jan 21, 2017 10:48 PM 42
Lilies 2017 by dellac Jan 2, 2018 5:38 AM 904
A new lily in the seedling patch - can you guess the parents? by dellac Jan 26, 2017 3:53 PM 26
Species lilies by Nhra_20 Jan 16, 2018 10:36 AM 34
Dividing Lilies by Floo Nov 16, 2016 9:21 PM 5
Kushi Maya by Roosterlorn Aug 13, 2017 4:21 PM 38
Digging up lilies - need advise by jmorth Sep 29, 2016 5:54 PM 7
Thank you to everyone by Nhra_20 Aug 15, 2016 8:53 PM 25
King Kong. BUGGYCRAZY. (Lisa Hunt) by Roosterlorn Jul 29, 2016 2:29 PM 8
Added to fall list for B&D by Nhra_20 Sep 7, 2016 8:54 PM 11

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