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Oriental-Trumpet Lily, OT Hybrid, Orienpet Lily
Lilium 'Orania'

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

8 - Other hybrids

Flower Habit:

(b) Out-facing

Height:

36-48 in. (90-120 cm)

Spacing:

24-36 in. (60-90 cm)

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)

Sun Exposure:

Full Sun

Sun to Partial Shade

Bloom Color:

Coral/Apricot

Bloom Time:

Mid Summer

Flower Shape:

Trumpet

Recurved

Bloom Size:

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

Color Pattern:

Brushmarks

Foliage:

Blue-Green

Smooth-Textured

Leathery-Textured

Other details:

Flowers are fragrant

Average Water Needs; Water regularly; do not overwater

Soil pH requirements:

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

From bulbils

Seed Collecting:

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

Regional

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

Kenai, Alaska

Divernon, Illinois

Hampton, Illinois

Haydenville, Massachusetts

Newark, New Jersey

South Plainfield, New Jersey

Pittsford, New York

Pembina, North Dakota

Sarver, Pennsylvania

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Gardeners' Notes:

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Positive

On Oct 17, 2005, tyshee from Kenai, AK wrote:

Greww well here and had huge wonderful smelling blossoms. Grown under the eaves on the south side in good well drained soil and winter mulched.

Positive

On Jul 9, 2005, kdjoergensen from Waxhaw (Charlotte), NC (Zone 7b) wrote:

I am especially fond of this cream-yellow-apriot color. The flowers are held high on strong , sturdy stems. Like other orienpets, this lily has great texture.

Positive

On Jul 2, 2005, Gindee77 from Hampton, IL (Zone 5a) wrote:

The fragrance of this lily pervades the garden. It's a lovely pale orange/yellow shading to a lighter color on the edges of the petals. It's a beautiful lily, makes a great cut flower and adds a bright spot to the garden.