Lilium formosanum Wallace

Formosa Lily, Philippine Lily, August Lily

Flower

Flower

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Family: Liliaceae

Genus: Lilium

Category: Bulb

Zones: 5 to 9

Size: 6 to 7' tall

Exposure: Sun

Description: 

White flowers, sometimes with a flush of pink or purple in late summer. Linear, bottle-brush leaves up the stems.Moist acidic soil. After the stems have died back in winter, lift and divide.

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My Experience: 

I purchased a 1-gallon plant from Nurseries Caroliniana in July 2013 and planted it in the Pool Lawn Border. It bloomed in summer.


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