Mýrastigi

Lilium 'African Queen'

Trumpet Lily

Liliaceae

Height

120 cm

Flower colour

late August - September

Flowering time

orange

Foliage colour

green

Sunlight

sun

Soil

fertile, humus rich, well drained

pH

neutral - alkaline

Hardiness

needs a sheltered, sunny spot

Plant range

garden variety

Lilium is a large genus in the lily family, Liliaceae, native to temperate regions, the majority in Asia and N-America and a few in Europe. They are usually tall plants with large, colourful flowers in all colours apart from blue. A great number of garden cultivars are grown in gardens.

Propagation:


Bulbs planted in spring.

Very tall, needs staking. Flowers very late, doesn't flower every year.

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