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Lilium 'American Journey'

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Family: Liliaceae (lil-ee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Lilium (LIL-ee-um) (Info)
Cultivar: American Journey

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One vendor has this plant for sale.

2 members have or want this plant for trade.

Division:
8 - Other hybrids

Flower Habit:
(b) Out-facing

Height:
36-48 in. (90-120 cm)
4-6 ft. (1.2-1.8 m)

Spacing:
9-12 in. (22-30 cm)
12-15 in. (30-38 cm)

Hardiness:
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
Light Shade
Partial to Full Shade

Bloom Color:
Red
Pale Yellow

Bloom Time:
Mid Summer

Flower Shape:
Recurved

Bloom Size:
6" to 12" (151 mm to 300 mm)

Color Pattern:
Spotted

Foliage:
Herbaceous

Other details:
Flowers are fragrant
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
Flowers are good for cutting

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)

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

Propagation Methods:
By dividing rhizomes, tubers, corms or bulbs (including offsets)
By dividing the bulb's scales
From bulbils

Seed Collecting:
Unknown - Tell us

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Profile:

2 positives
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Positive goodwin315 On Jan 31, 2011, goodwin315 from Saint George, SC (Zone 8a) wrote:

I have planted several of these lilies on sale from Hallson Gardens,Brent/Becky's bulbs and John Scheepers and I have not had a problem with them .I have also pick the small bublets and planted some last year.

Positive stormyla On Jul 11, 2009, stormyla from Norristown, PA (Zone 6b) wrote:

This is by far, the most beautiful of my lilies. The colors are umatchable. The fragrance is devine. They come back reliably. So far they have not multiplied. They were planted two falls ago. They have survived the voles. It is very hard to find this lily for sale.

Regional...

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

Elizabeth City, North Carolina
East Norriton, Pennsylvania
Saint George, South Carolina
Milwaukee, Wisconsin



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