About Asiatic Lily
Lilium asiaticum is the scientific name of the plant. Bulbous rootstock with central growing point covered by concentric layers of scales. This perennial lily flowers are trumpet shaped, reflexed, cup shaped or bowl shaped. All lily flowers have six petals and six anthers. Most are sweetly scented.
Stems are mid-sized to tall, and excellent for cutting.
|Common Name ||Asiatic lily|
|Height ||Up to 39 inches|
|Flower Colour ||Orange|
|Bloom Time ||Summer|
|Difficulty Level ||Easy to grow|
Planting and care
- Remove old stems in late fall to help discourage diseases
Bulbs of this lily should never sit in soggy soil
Protect against frost
Asiatic Lily care
- Bulbs should planted in winter/spring or fall ; 8 to 10 cm deep and 18 to 20 cm apart
- Plant the bulbs with the flat end down, then mulch lightly to retain moisture
|Sunlight ||Full sun or partial shade |
|Soil ||Sandy or clay, well-drained|
|Temperature ||14 to 25 degrees C|
|Fertilizer ||Organic matter, such as aged compost or well-rotted manure|
|Harvest Season ||You can cut the flowers in the summer.|
Asiatic Lily special feature
Asiatic Lily uses
- This flower can put on a great show in the early summer border
- Lilies are a good choice for tubs or mixed containers and excellent for cutting
Frequently Asked Questions
How tall do asiatic lily grow?
On average asiatic lily grows Up to 39 inches
What color are asiatic lily ?
A asiatic lily plant bears flowers of color Orange
How hard is asiatic lily to grow?
A asiatic lily is Easy to grow
How much sunlight does a asiatic lily need?
A asiatic lily prefers Full sun or partial shade
How much water does a asiatic lily need?
A asiatic lily prefers watering Medium
What kind of soil does a asiatic lily need?
Sandy or clay, well-drained
What temperature does a asiatic lily like?
How should I fertilize my asiatic lily ?
Organic matter, such as aged compost or well-rotted manure
Tuesday, 28 January 2020
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