Asiatic Lily
Lilium 'Sweet Lord'

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

1 - Asiatic hybrids

Flower Habit:

(a) Up-facing

Height:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

Spacing:

3-6 in. (7-15 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:

Sun to Partial Shade

Bloom Color:

Red

Purple

Bloom Time:

Late Spring/Early Summer

Flower Shape:

Bowl

Bloom Size:

Smaller than than 3" (75 mm)

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

Color Pattern:

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Foliage:

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Other details:

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Soil pH requirements:

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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:

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Water Requirements:

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Where to Grow:

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Regional

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

Divernon, Illinois

Las Cruces, New Mexico

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On May 24, 2014, eolivas103 from Las Cruces, NM (Zone 8a) wrote:

Great Grower. Multiplies welll so there is extra to give to friends and family but no so much so, it would be considered a weed.

Positive

On Jun 6, 2011, jmorth from Divernon, IL (Zone 5b) wrote:

Excellent for pot culture. Purplish red color. Minature or dwarf size lily.