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PlantFiles: Tsingtao Lily, Tsingtau Lily, Chinese Lily
Lilium tsingtauense

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Family: Liliaceae (lil-ee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Lilium (LIL-ee-um) (Info)
Species: tsingtauense (ching-dou-EN-see) (Info)
Registered or introduced: 1904

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3 members have or want this plant for trade.

Division:
9 - Species

Flower Habit:
(b) Out-facing

Height:
12-18 in. (30-45 cm)
18-24 in. (45-60 cm)
24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing:
Unknown - Tell us

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

Sun Exposure:
Unknown - Tell us

Bloom Color:
Orange
Red-Orange

Bloom Time:
Mid Summer

Flower Shape:
Bowl

Bloom Size:
3" to 6" (76 mm to 150 mm)

Color Pattern:
Spotted

Foliage:
Unknown - Tell us

Other details:
Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:
Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
Unknown - Tell us

Seed Collecting:
Unknown - Tell us

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3 positives
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Positive accobra64 On Oct 15, 2014, accobra64 from Regina
Canada wrote:

I have grown L. tsingtauense in my garden since at least 2000 and possibly earlier.
I live in Regina, SK Canada and this lily grows here.
I also have many Lilium martagons in my garden.
Definitely worth growing if one is patient.

Positive Malus2006 On Jul 31, 2008, Malus2006 from Coon Rapids, MN (Zone 4a) wrote:

In my yard it is small - about 1 foot tall - the flowers are very odd for lilies - it have almost asiatic type flowers (not facing upward but sideway) but the bottom tepals are not growing downward but sideway so it seem like it is missing the bottom tepals! It is shade tolerant - I would rate it at woodland shade, about the same as Martagon lily. The leaves are martagon lily type. Very hard to find in most place - mainly specialized nurseries sells them or spring plant sales. I wonder why had this species not used in hybridization? It would be interesting to see a red flower or pink flower hybrid.

Positive bthyme On Jun 16, 2006, bthyme from Buena Vista, VA wrote:

One bulb in its second year sent up four stems with 4, 5, 5 and 6 buds. Bloomed beginning June 14, 2006, at 38" tall near Lexington, VA in the Shenandoah Valley. Stems did not need staking.

Regional...

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

Minneapolis, Minnesota
Buena Vista, Virginia



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