Magny Course Oriental Lily

Magny Course' is a sweet dwarf Oriental lily with fragrant, large deep pink flowers edged with a thin line of white.
Zones 3 - 9
Advantages
Easy to Grow
Fragrant Flower / Foliage
Good for Containers
Good for Cut Flowers
Attract Butterflies
Bee Friendly
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Half Sun / Half Shade
Mature Plant Size 16-18" tall
Bulb Spacing 3-4 bulbs per sq. ft.
Bloom Time Mid to late summer
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Size Bag of 3
SKU HC008618

USDA Hardiness Planting Zones

To determine if a plant is sufficiently cold hardy, the USDA created numbered zones indicating winter low temperatures; the lower the zone number the colder the winter.

  • If the coldest winter temperature expected in your area is -15°F (zone 5) then any plants rated zones 3-5 will survive the winter temperatures in your area.
  • If you live in very warm winter areas (zones 9-11) plants with zones 3-4 ratings are not recommended. The lack of freezing winter temperatures do not provide a time for winter dormancy (rest).

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SKU
HC008618
Details
16-18" tall. 'Magny Course' is a sweet dwarf lily with large deep pink flowers edged with a thin line of white. Fragrant and showy. Oriental lilies enjoy full to part sun in compost enriched acidic garden soil and are cold hardy in zones 3-9. They often have huge flowers and taller varieties benefit from staking, especially if you live in a windy area. Mulch well in winter to protect the bulbs from too much cold. Hybridized from Asian native plants.
More Information
SKU
HC008618
Common Name
Magny Course Oriental Lily
Botanical Name
Lilium Magny Course
Item Package Size
Bag of 3
Zones
3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Flower Color
Red
Light Requirements
Full Sun, Half Sun / Half Shade
Bloom Time
Mid - Late Summer
Bloom Time
Mid to late summer
Height
18 inches
Mature Height
16-18" tall
Bulb Spacing
3-4 bulbs per sq. ft.
Flower Bulb Size
16-18 cm
Planting Depth
Plant 6" deep
Soil Type
Average Soil
Ideal Region
Midwest, West, Pacific Northwest
Advantages
Easy to Grow, Fragrant Flower / Foliage, Good for Containers, Good for Cut Flowers, Attract Butterflies, Bee Friendly
Additional Information
Lilies like their feet in the shade and faces in the sun so keep them happy by planting behind or amongst other perennials for a dramatic effect.
Ships As
Bulb, Rhizome, Tuber
Planting Time
Spring / Summer
Ships To Canada
No
Planting Guides
Lilium (Lily) - a huge genus of bulbous plants native primarily to the colder regions of the Northern Hemisphere. Although there are some sub-tropical species. The three biggest groups commonly grown include the Asiatic, Oriental and native North American species. The care of all three is similar.

Preferred growing conditions
  • Plant in a fast draining, compost enriched garden loam with full sun or a half day of partial sun. Lilies prefer slightly acid soil and are not a good choice for highly alkaline western soils unless you're willing to regularly acidify the soil with soil sulfur. Avoid clay unless amply amended with ample compost to improve drainage.
  • Mulch with commonly available mulch materials to a depth of 2 to 3 inches. Cool, moist soil is essential for optimum growth and flowering of lilies.
  • Lilies prefer consistent moist soil and need regular irrigation when conditions are dry. They don't like to dry out, but are prone to rot if their planting site is in a depression and accumulates water after a good rain.
  • Deadheading keeps the plants looking tidy and help them conserve energy for bulb growth and not seed production. But it will not bring them back into bloom.
  • Fertilize generously in the fall with a half and half blend of Yum Yum Mix and good quality compost. This can be repeated in late spring to help build humus levels in their soil.
  • Special comments
    • Oriental lilies are very fragrant, while Asian lilies are not.
    • Some of the taller varieties may require staking in windy climates, as they can get up to 6 ft. tall and be top heavy with lots of flowers.
    • Cut back to just above ground level in late fall or early spring.
    • Mulch heavily with a 2 to 3 inch layer in late fall as the soil begins to freeze. This is especially important when planting new bulbs in zone 3 and 4 climates. If snow cover is not dependable, make fall mulching a regular practice.

    • View more Planting Guides, or download our complete Planting Guide for tips on caring for your plants when you receive your order, as well as planting instructions for Perennials, Spring-Planted Bulbs, Fall-Planted Bulbs, Cacti & Succulents, Xeric Plants and more.
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Zone 5Shipping begins the week of April 29th, 2019
Zone 6Shipping begins the week of April 15th, 2019
Zone 7Shipping begins the week of March 25th, 2019
Zone 8Shipping begins the week of March 4th, 2019
Zone 9Shipping begins the week of February 25th, 2019
Zone 10Shipping begins the week of February 25th, 2019
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