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Jun 17, 2012 7:25 PM CST
|Here are photo's of the above lily. Originally started from seed on 3-14-07. It has bloomed several times before.|
Jun 17, 2012 7:47 PM CST
|Nice, one of my favorite easy to grow species. I see it has hit its peak height.|
Jun 18, 2012 11:24 AM CST
|Yes, very short...|
Also blooming today, Super Tsing. I don't know where I got the seed. planted seed on 10-30-09, it said M OP on the label. I asked Rick if he sent the seed, but he said he didn't. I planted the seeds outdoors on that date and I have 4 plants. (NO BAGGY SYSTEM) I forgot about them and the snails got to the flowers. Only one bloomed so far.
Jun 19, 2012 2:25 PM CST
|Rather unusual to have the outer three petals colored... very nice.|
Has the same bulbs been blooming repeatedly, or have new ones in the bunch replaced the older ones? It is common for this variety of formosanum to act as a monocarp, but not always.
Jun 19, 2012 7:56 PM CST
|There are four (4) buds/blooms in this container. Last year only 3 bloomed. All should bloom this year. Been lucky, same four (4) as far as I can remember. Here are the photos from 2011.|
Name: Anthony Gloriosoides[ sure!]
Rosetta,Tasmania,Australia (Zone 7b)
idont havemuch-but ihave everything
Jun 20, 2012 3:41 AM CST
|5 petals on the bloom!As Rick said, very unusual to keep flowering,..,this is the 1st lilium i grew from seed,.., |
lily freaks are not geeks!