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PlantFiles: Asiatic Lily
Lilium 'Gran Paradiso'

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

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Division:
1 - Asiatic hybrids

Flower Habit:
(a) Up-facing

Height:
36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Spacing:
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)
USDA Zone 9a: to -6.6 C (20 F)
USDA Zone 9b: to -3.8 C (25 F)

Sun Exposure:
Full Sun
Sun to Partial Shade
Light Shade

Bloom Color:
Red

Bloom Time:
Mid Summer

Flower Shape:
Bowl

Bloom Size:
3" to 6" (76 mm to 150 mm)

Color Pattern:
Papillae

Foliage:
Deciduous
Shiny/Glossy-Textured

Other details:
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

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

Seed Collecting:
N/A: plant does not set seed, flowers are sterile, or plants will not come true from seed

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Profile:

1 positive
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Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive beansandpenney On May 1, 2009, beansandpenney from Orchard Park, NY (Zone 5a) wrote:

These are already a foot tall in my garden, taller than any other of the asiatics that have sprouted. Vibrant color. However, last year, I enjoyed the blooms for one day and then the deer ate the blossoms. I couldn't believe it. I'm sure that deer was sick later...

Regional...

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

Kenai, Alaska
Macy, Indiana
Mahopac, New York
Orchard Park, New York
Elizabeth City, North Carolina
Fort Worth, Texas
Kalama, Washington



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