Data specific to Lilies (Edit)
Division: I. Asiatic Hybrids

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Plant Height: 3 - 3.5 feet
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Yellow
Other: Yellow-orange in basal portion of tepals.
Flower Time: Summer
Underground structures: Bulb
Uses: Cut Flower
Toxicity: Other: All parts of the plant are lethal to cats
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: Bulb scaling.
Child plants: 3 child plants

Common names
  • Lily
  • Asiatic Lily

Photo Gallery
Location: Northern Illinois 
Date: 2023-06-22
Location: St Louis Lily Show 2017
Date: 2017-07-01

Date: 2009-06-16

Credit Geotone

photo credit: Uleli
Location: Northern Illinois 
Date: 2023-06-22

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