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Lily: Lilium



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lilium martagon planting

Family: Liliaceae

Above: spicy scented martagon lilies Below: tiger lilies Use: beds, borders, containers, shady gardens, meadows
hosta flowering

Plant: bulbous perennial to 6' or more

Origin: Northern Hemisphere

: 3 - 9

: large, colorful bowl, star, or turks cap shaped flowers. Many varieties have pleasant fragrance.

Foliage: simple leaves either alternate, whorled, or scattered along stem

: part sun to sunny location in well drained soil. Never remove more than 1/3 of the stem for cutflowers 2008, Last Updated April 5, 2008