Asiatic Lily
Lilium 'Tiny Bee'

Family: Liliaceae (lil-ee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Lilium (LIL-ee-um) (Info)
Cultivar: Tiny Bee
Additional cultivar information:(PP16255; Lily Looks series)
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Division:

1 - Asiatic hybrids

Flower Habit:

(b) Out-facing

Height:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Spacing:

12-15 in. (30-38 cm)

Hardiness:

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)

USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)

USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

USDA Zone 10a: to -1.1 C (30 F)

USDA Zone 10b: to 1.7 C (35 F)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Sun to Partial Shade

Bloom Color:

Bright Yellow

Bloom Time:

Late Spring/Early Summer

Flower Shape:

Trumpet

Recurved

Bloom Size:

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

Color Pattern:

Spotted

Foliage:

Bronze-Green

Shiny/Glossy-Textured

Other details:

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Flowers are good for cutting

Suitable for growing in containers

Soil pH requirements:

5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)

6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)

6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

7.6 to 7.8 (mildly alkaline)

7.9 to 8.5 (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:

Fort Smith, Arkansas

Lexington, Kentucky

Dracut, Massachusetts

Owosso, Michigan

Royal Oak, Michigan

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Butler, Pennsylvania

Spring, Texas

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Gardeners' Notes:

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On May 22, 2013, YeeFam from Spring, TX (Zone 8b) wrote:

Purchased in the spring of 2012 - and replanted them in a larger pot (azalea pot). Left the pot outdoors in the winter - and the plants came back and bloomed very nicely.

They get about 4 hours of sun - mid morning to mid afternoon - which can be tough on plants in Spring, TX area.