Lily (Lilium 'First Lady') in the Lilies Database

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Plant Height: 3 - 4 feet
Leaves: Other: Herbaceous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Other: Deep magenta pink with a red center and yellow brushmarks.
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: Kalama, Wa
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Comments:
Posted by pardalinum (Willamette Valley OR - Zone 8a) on Nov 21, 2011 12:37 PM

There appears to be three different versions of lilies named 'First Lady'. The registered version is a white upfacing lily.

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