Asiatic Lily
Lilium 'Lion Heart'

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

1 - Asiatic hybrids

Flower Habit:

(a) Up-facing

Height:

18-24 in. (45-60 cm)

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing:

6-9 in. (15-22 cm)

9-12 in. (22-30 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:

Bright Yellow

Dark Purple/Black

Bloom Time:

Late Spring/Early Summer

Flower Shape:

Flat

Bloom Size:

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

Color Pattern:

Unknown - Tell us

Foliage:

Herbaceous

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

Regional

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

Salerno, California

Sebastopol, California

Divernon, Illinois

Austin, Texas

Herndon, Virginia

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Jun 15, 2015, elainewhite74 from Herndon, VA wrote:

A first year star of my lily garden. Very striking yellow on dark purple, nearly black petals.

Positive

On Jun 17, 2011, jmorth from Divernon, IL (Zone 5b) wrote:

A Tango hybrid with stunning coloration/pattern.