Lilium African Queen
£4.95 – £18.00
Lilium African Queen ‘Trumpet Lily’. Frost hardy. Perennial. Highly scented, beautiful Large orange trumpet flowers borne on stems 100 cm tall. Ideal for growing in herbaceous borders or large pots.
Large bulbs Supplied. Size 20/22up
12 bulbs, 3 bulbs, 6 bulbs
Plant: March-April. 15 cm deep. Spacing 18-22 cm. Height 100 cm. Flowers July-August.
Hardy. Perennial. Prefers light sun or partial shade along with well-drained rich soil, if soil is poor dig in plenty of well rotted, organic matter. Water well during summer especially if growing in pots.
Propagation: Divide in autumn. An alternative method is scaling–remove scales from the bulb and place in an airtight container with moist compost until rooted, then pot up.