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PlantFiles: Asiatic Lily
Lilium 'Sweet Lord'

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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:
Unknown - Tell us

Foliage:
Unknown - Tell us

Other details:
Unknown - Tell us

Soil pH requirements:
Unknown - Tell us

Patent Information:
Unknown - Tell us

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

Seed Collecting:
Unknown - Tell us

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Profile:

2 positives
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

RatingAuthorContent
Positive eolivas103 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 jmorth On Jun 6, 2011, jmorth from Divernon, IL (Zone 5b) wrote:

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

Regional...

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

Divernon, Illinois
Las Cruces, New Mexico



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