Lilium, Species Lily
Lilium amabile

Family: Liliaceae (lil-ee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Lilium (LIL-ee-um) (Info)
Species: amabile (a-MAH-bih-lee) (Info)
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Division:

9 - Species

Flower Habit:

Unknown - Tell us

Height:

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Spacing:

Unknown - Tell us

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)

Sun Exposure:

Light Shade

Bloom Color:

Orange

Gold (Yellow-Orange)

Bright Yellow

Bloom Time:

Late Spring/Early Summer

Mid Summer

Flower Shape:

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Bloom Size:

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Color Pattern:

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Foliage:

Evergreen

Herbaceous

Other details:

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Soil pH requirements:

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Patent Information:

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Propagation Methods:

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Seed Collecting:

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Foliage Color:

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Bloom Characteristics:

This plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds

Water Requirements:

Requires consistently moist soil; do not let dry out between waterings

Where to Grow:

Unknown - Tell us

Regional

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

Fox, Alaska

Mount Hood Parkdale, Oregon

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Mar 14, 2004, Monocromatico from Rio de Janeiro
Brazil (Zone 11) wrote:

This is a Korean lily that grows on partial shade and moist soil. It grows up to 3ft tall, bearing up to 10 flowers per plant.

The flowers are pendant, with red petals spotted with black, and red stamens. There is also a subspecies with yellow flowers and brown stamens.