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Lemon Lily

Lilium parryi
SKU: HC017332
$7.99
per Plant - 2.5" Pot
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Overview
Lilium parryi (Lemon Lily) is a rare Southwestern US native lily that is highly fragrant with striking yellow flowers, perfect for cutting! Best cultivated by experienced gardeners.
key features
Botanical Name
Lilium parryi
Advantages
Native, Bee Friendly, Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Birds
Growing Zones
Zone 4, Zone 5, Zone 6, Zone 7, Zone 8
Light Requirements
Full Shade
Soil Moisture
Moist / Wet
Mature Height
24-36" tall
Mature Spread
12" wide
Bloom Time
Late spring to early summer

Description

Lemon lily (Lilium parryi) is a rare Southwestern US native plant enjoyed for its highly fragrant yellow flowers that appear in mid-summer. While not a plant for beginners, it will become a favorite native for the experienced gardener when placed in a protected spot in the garden, where it gets afternoon shade and evenly moist soil. It may take a couple of growing seasons to establish itself and begin blooming. In the meantime, keep it well mulched and water with the Root Stimulator Combo pack mixture once every 3 to 4 weeks for the first growing season. When happy, this is a long-lived species that brings a sense of the exotic to your garden.
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