Oriental Lily
Lilium 'Gold Band'

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

7 - Oriental hybrids

Flower Habit:

(b) Out-facing

Height:

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Spacing:

6-9 in. (15-22 cm)

Hardiness:

USDA Zone 3a: to -39.9 C (-40 F)

USDA Zone 3b: to -37.2 C (-35 F)

USDA Zone 4a: to -34.4 C (-30 F)

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

USDA Zone 5a: to -28.8 C (-20 F)

USDA Zone 5b: to -26.1 C (-15 F)

USDA Zone 6a: to -23.3 C (-10 F)

USDA Zone 6b: to -20.5 C (-5 F)

USDA Zone 7a: to -17.7 C (0 F)

USDA Zone 7b: to -14.9 C (5 F)

USDA Zone 8a: to -12.2 C (10 F)

USDA Zone 8b: to -9.4 C (15 F)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Sun to Partial Shade

Bloom Color:

Gold (Yellow-Orange)

White/Near White

Bloom Time:

Late Spring/Early Summer

Mid Summer

Flower Shape:

Recurved

Bloom Size:

6" to 12" (151 mm to 300 mm)

Color Pattern:

Brushmarks

Papillae

Foliage:

Herbaceous

Other details:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

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:

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Propagation Methods:

By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)

By dividing the bulb's scales

Seed Collecting:

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

Regional

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

San Jose, California

Ludington, Michigan

Las Cruces, New Mexico

Murphy, North Carolina

Coshocton, Ohio

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Jul 27, 2014, eolivas103 from Las Cruces, NM (Zone 8a) wrote:

This Lily is growing well for me in part shade. I absolutely love this lily.

Positive

On Jul 15, 2014, docknee from Murphy, NC (Zone 7a) wrote:

I have two growing in heavy clay but in full sun. The blooms are large and the plant does need staking. The flowers are striking and the scent is fantastic. Blooms mid July here in the mountains. Love this cultivar!