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PlantFiles: Oriental Lily
Lilium 'Le Reve'

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Family: Liliaceae (lil-ee-AY-see-ee) (Info)
Genus: Lilium (LIL-ee-um) (Info)
Cultivar: Le Reve
Additional cultivar information: (aka Le Rve, Joy)

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Division:
7 - Oriental hybrids

Flower Habit:
(b) Out-facing

Height:
24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

Spacing:
9-12 in. (22-30 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:
Pink
Red

Bloom Time:
Mid Summer

Flower Shape:
Flat
Recurved
Ruffled

Bloom Size:
3" to 6" (76 mm to 150 mm)
6" to 12" (151 mm to 300 mm)

Color Pattern:
Spotted
Brushmarks

Foliage:
Deciduous
Veined

Other details:
Flowers are fragrant
Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater
Flowers are good for cutting

Soil pH requirements:
5.6 to 6.0 (acidic)
6.1 to 6.5 (mildly acidic)
6.6 to 7.5 (neutral)

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
No neutrals
No negatives

Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive TBGDN On Jun 23, 2007, TBGDN from Macy, IN wrote:

I ordered this lily last winter: It arrived and was planted May 1, 2007. I didn't expect much from it because of near drought conditions this entire spring. However, it sprouted and grew nicely, forming three large buds. Yesterday June 22nd the buds all began to open in early morning, and by mid-afternoon were beginning to put on a show. I noticed insects were being drawn to the flowers and were beginning to scatter the pollen. I couldn't resist getting a few pictures before more pollen was dislodged and sprinkled onto the petals. I am glad I did because today we are getting some badly needed rain and this is making matters worse! It seems like a miracle to me that a bulb planted on May 1 could bloom so beautifully in less than two months!

Regional...

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

Crestview, Florida
Macy, Indiana
South China, Maine
West Friendship, Maryland
Lincoln, Nebraska
North Tonawanda, New York
Columbus, Ohio
Pleasant View, Tennessee



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