Lily (Lilium 'Grand Cru') in the Lilies Database

Alternative cultivar names:
'Grand Cru'
'Gran Cru'

Common names:
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Botanical names:
Lilium Accepted
Gran Cru Synonym

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: 2 - 3 feet
Plant Spread: 9 - 12 inches
Leaves: Other: Herbaceous
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Red
Yellow
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
Other: Scale bulblet propagation

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May 20, 2012

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Location: central IllinoisDate: June
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2008-07-05
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2008-07-06
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Location: Wisconsin zone 5aDate: 2014-07-06
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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2009-06-11
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Location: central IllinoisDate: 2011-06-14
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Location: In my Wisconsin, zone 4 garden.Date: 06-29-2015
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Date: 2009-07-18Credit Andrey Korzun
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Date: 2010-08-13Credit Clara S
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Location: Kalama, WaDate: 2009-07-25Poly bloom
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Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.Date: Mid Summer
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Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.Date: 2008-07-10
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Location: In my garden in Kalama, Wa.Date: 2009-07-11
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Location: Rosetta -TasmaniaDate: 8 DEC 2012
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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These are wonderful. by ge1836 Apr 30, 2012 2:38 AM 8
Australian lily season opens by gwhizz Jan 9, 2020 3:45 AM 157
Lilies 2019 by gwhizz Dec 16, 2019 5:22 PM 432
Claremont Lilium Show 2018 by gwhizz Jan 16, 2018 4:49 AM 29
Lilies 2018 by gwhizz Jan 17, 2019 1:19 PM 626
Lilies 2017 by dellac Jan 2, 2018 5:38 AM 904
Double martagon by Nhra_20 Dec 16, 2016 10:33 PM 10
can someone identify this lilly? by NatureGirl75 May 18, 2016 8:40 PM 6
2016 by Nhra_20 Apr 10, 2017 5:56 AM 989
2015 Asiatic Tango brushmark OT lily seedling photo dump by hankz Mar 28, 2016 4:19 PM 60
Lilies in Bloom 2015 by pardalinum Dec 10, 2015 9:22 AM 854
Lilies in Bloom 2014 by lovemyhouse Oct 19, 2014 6:16 AM 922
2013 OT Lilies by magnolialover Aug 3, 2013 5:18 PM 191
Asiatic lilies 2013 by pardalinum Sep 18, 2013 5:48 AM 398
What did you do today? by Leftwood Dec 28, 2019 3:28 PM 3,285
June 2012 Lilies by stilldew Jul 2, 2012 10:32 PM 427
Fasciated flowers by PollyK Jun 23, 2016 4:44 PM 179
Could Someone Please Help with an ID?? by sassafrass Jul 3, 2011 8:06 PM 4
July Lilies 2011 by magnolialover Aug 11, 2011 3:31 AM 156
June 2011 Lilies in Bloom by stilldew Jul 1, 2011 6:09 AM 187
More pics of OTs... by gemini_sage Jan 8, 2012 2:37 AM 209

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