Just look at it and you will understand why!
Its abundant and large, bowl-shaped flowers, up to 8 per stalk, face the sky as they open, exuding an unforgettable fragrance. Born on sturdy stems, they contrast nicely with the glossy, strap-like leaves and barely require any staking. Rich of a classic lily fragrance, Lilium 'Starfighter' is magnificent with its flamboyant, purplish-red flowers adorned with dark spots and white ruffled edges.
Born on sturdy stems, its large flowers, up to 7 in.
Every scent is heavily protected by its creator, like a secret family recipe. Here is a list of favorite fragrant lilies. Plant Added To Collection. I already have an account. They open in mid-afternoon and stay open all night.
They are abundant, up to 8 per stalk, guaranteeing a long lasting display. This Lily resembles its parent, Lilium 'Star Gazer', one of the most popular Oriental Lilies, but it features larger flowers and shorter stems. This Lily has huge and magnificent flowers that cannot be missed! Born on sturdy stems, the blossoms are abundant, up to per stalk, guaranteeing a long lasting display, and are delightfully fragrant. Choosing the right varieties of fragrant Lilies may be daunting as there are thousands of them!
Here is a list of favorite fragrant lilies. While every effort has been made to describe these plants accurately, please keep in mind that height, bloom time, and color may differ in various climates. The description of these plants has been written based on numerous outside resources.
Guides with Lilium - Lilies. Among the earliest to bloom, these lilies are quite decorative with their pendant …. Light up your garden! Tiger Lilies command our attention with their bright and showy, …. Amazingly decorative and easy to grow, Martagon Lilies make perfect partners with …. Trumpet Lilies make perfect partners with other plants and help create strikingly …. Blooming in mid summer, Trumpet Lilies enjoy a heavy, sweet fragrance and huge waxy ….
Vigorous and easy to grow, Lilium martagon 'Album' is one of the most charming lilies …. Prolific and impressive, Lilium lancifolium or Lilium tigrinum Tiger Lily commands …. Fairly easy to replicate and requiring low care, this ravishing plant combination is a …. These hearty bulbs are easy to grow and require minimal care, provided that you plant …. Since Lilies appreciate some shade around their roots while keeping their foliage and …. Helpful tips and information in this hub. Voted Up and shared on Twitter.
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The Orientals are beautiful. If you enjoy gardening, you'll love them. I love Oriental Lilies. I have several varieties, but don't know their names. I will have to look them up this spring. I am glad to see some information on taking care of them, as I wasn't sure what they needed. I plan on planting more and will definitely use your advice.
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Thanks for the information! GmaGoldie, I'm like you. I love roses, but lilies are my favorites. Enjoy watching your lilies bloom this year. The world of flowers is so wonderful and while so many look to roses, the lilies I love. I planted several including the Casa Blanca at our new home - cannot wait for this spring to see my new babies.
Great tips or Oriental Lilies. Bookmarked for future reference! Also voted up and useul! Cardisa, Your best bet is to purchase bulbs. They aren't too expensive. I hope it does give some motivation to others to try them. Actually I didn't know about the cutting myself until I did some research. I can't stand to use mine as cut flowers since they are so beautiful in the garden.
I may have to give these a try. I would not have thought they would be that easy to grow. Stargazers are my absolute favorite!
I see the same plant as you avatar I usually purchase seeds so I'll have to remember that this particular plant mat not grow from seeds so I may purchase a seedling instead. Once we saw them, we had to have them. Doesn't seem like you've left anything out. Anyone who has never smelled an oriental lily doesn't know what they're missing, hopefully your hub will introduce them.
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Enjoyed the cutting and mulching tips! Picture you chose was the icing on the cake. I love these flowers, they are some of my favorites! They are a sturdy thick petaled-flower, I like that too. I enjoyed your article thank you. Other product and company names shown may be trademarks of their respective owners. HubPages and Hubbers authors may earn revenue on this page based on affiliate relationships and advertisements with partners including Amazon, Google, and others. To provide a better website experience, dengarden.
The bulbs have scales on them which need to be handled carefully while planting. The bulbs are best planted when purchased rather than stored. If you can't plant them immediately, they will store in the refrigerator or other cool place for a short time. If a longer time is needed, plant them in a pot of soil until they can be planted outdoors. Don't let the bulb dry out and don't purchase dried out ones in discount stores, because they probably won't grow.
Feel them when you purchase and be sure the bulb is good and solid.
The plant that has been grown from a bulb can also be purchased during the summer months and then planted. Planting bulbs is more economical, though. The plants look best when planted in groups. Plant at least three bulbs or plants together. A good idea is to include different varieties of lilies in the same bed. Interdivisional Hybrid Lilies are the result of crossing between the various Hybrid Divisions. While every effort has been made to describe these plants accurately, please keep in mind that height, bloom time, and color may differ in various climates.
The description of these plants has been written based on numerous outside resources. Guides with Lilium - Lilies. Light up your garden!
Tiger Lilies command our attention with their bright and showy, …. Among the earliest to bloom, these lilies are quite decorative with their pendant …. Known as the most flamboyant personalities within the world of lilies, they are …. Surrounding your Lilies with a succession of flowers will reinforce the beauty of …. These hearty bulbs are easy to grow and require minimal care, provided that you plant …. Lilium 'Manitoba Morning' is a very eye-catching martagon hybrid, which produces …. Lilium 'Scarlet Morning' is a lovely martagon hybrid, which produces bountiful pale ….
Fairly easy to replicate and requiring low care, this ravishing plant combination is a …. Designed for late summer interest and color and extending its brilliant colors well …. Adored by gardeners, Orienpet Lilies are outstanding garden plants.
They are a real …. If you are a lily fan and want to enjoy their beauty and fragrance from early summer …. Since Lilies appreciate some shade around their roots while keeping their foliage and …. Highly popular, Asiatic hybrid Lilies are among the earliest to bloom in early-mid ….