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Fragrant Lily

Lilium Oriental 'Starfighter®'

Slender stalks topped with a cluster of large, exotic, fragrant flowers.

Oriental lilies have become increasingly popular due to their large exotic blooms and heavy sweet perfume. They are easy to grow and a colorful addition to any garden or landscape. Lily bulbs may be planted in spring or in the fall.

Characteristics:

Bloom Time:

Blooms mid to late summer

Mature Height:

35-47 Inches

Hardiness Zone:

4-9 Find your zone

Exposure:

Full Sun,Partial Sun

Features and Usage:

Greenhouse Growing Instructions:

Grow at 63-68° F night temps. Water lightly until sprouts emerge, then keep evenly moist. Once buds are present never allow soil to completely dry out, since it could cause them to abort. When sprouts are 2-3" tall a fertilizer program can begin as directed.
Plants Per Gallon: 1 to 2
Storage Temperature Prior to Planting: 28
Cooler Humidity Prior to Planting: Low

Transplanting Instructions:

Allow lilies to thaw at 45-55° F to avoid damage to roots. Put 1-2" of potting soil in bottom of pot. Place bulb pointy side up then finish filling pot. Use a broad spectrum fungicide according to directions.

Homeowner Planting and Maintenance Tips:

Easy to grow in moist, well-drained soil in full sun to partial sun.

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We have done our best to describe this plant as accurately as possible, however, different climates
and growing conditions in different parts of the country will affect height, bloom time, and color.