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Oriental Lily 'Lady Alice'

Lilium

Family: Liliaceae (lil-ee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Lilium (LIL-ee-um) (Info)
Cultivar: Lady Alice
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Division:

7 - Oriental hybrids

Flower Habit:

(c) Down-facing

Height:

4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Spacing:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 4b: to -31.6 C (-25 F)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Sun to Partial Shade

Bloom Color:

Coral/Apricot

Orange

White/Near White

Bloom Time:

Mid Summer

Late Summer/Early Fall

Flower Shape:

Recurved

Bloom Size:

3" to 6" (76 mm to 150 mm)

Color Pattern:

Spotted

Foliage:

Herbaceous

Other details:

Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)

Patent Information:

Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:

By dividing the bulb's scales

From bulbils

Seed Collecting:

N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

Foliage Color:

Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Characteristics:

Flowers are good for cutting

Flowers are fragrant

Water Requirements:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Where to Grow:

Suitable for growing in containers

Regional

This plant has been said to grow in the following regions:

Clifton, Colorado

Divernon, Illinois

Durham, Maine

Kingfield, Maine

Tawas City, Michigan

Southold, New York

Bay Village, Ohio

Christiana, Tennessee

Kalama, Washington

South Milwaukee, Wisconsin

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Gardeners' Notes:

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On Jun 26, 2006, ineedacupoftea from Denver, CO wrote:

Note:
Some catalogues/vendors describe 'Lady Alice' as synonymous with 'Bright Star' and/or 'White Henryi,' but the three plants, although similar, are all, in fact, different hybrids with different histories. (And each have their own listing in the official Lily Registers).

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