General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 7a -17.8 °C (0 °F) to -15 °C (5 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 11
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Flower Time: Summer
Fall
Underground structures: Rhizome
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Containers: Suitable in 3 gallon or larger
Needs excellent drainage in pots
Miscellaneous: Goes Dormant

Image
Common names
  • Lily of the Nile

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Courtesy Outsidepride
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Courtesy Crownsville Nursery
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Location: Allentown, Pennsylvania
Date: 2015-07-04
Early July, full of promise

Courtesy Crownsville Nursery
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Courtesy Crownsville Nursery
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Comments:
  • Posted by eclayne (Pioneer Valley south, MA, USA - Zone 6a) on May 19, 2016 1:55 PM concerning plant:
    A. Headbourne Hybrids, which includes Headbourne Blue and Headbourne White, is propagated from seed and therefore not true to type.

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