Glowing golden orange blooms are absolutely stunning. Once you see the blooms of the Bungei Foxtail Lilies you won't forget them! Requiring excellent draining soil and full sun, once your Foxtail lilies are established expect them to stay put and bloom for 10-15+ years before division is required.
Bungei Foxtail Lily also known as Eremerus stenophyllus 'Bungei' blooms in early summer with tall 5"+ spires of glowing yellow blooms. Bungei Foxtail Lily makes an excellent cut flower, and is very dramatic in early summer floral displays.
72 - 96 inches
Zone 5 Hardy
Zone 6 Hardy
Zone 7 Hardy
Zone 8 Hardy
Zone 9 Hardy
Plant in a sunny location with soil that drains well. Foxtail Lily prefer sandy soil, if your soil is on the heavy side you will need to add organic matter to loosen it up. The dormant roots of Foxtail Lilies are large, and sprawling, often 6-8"+ in diameter. When preparing the planting location dig out the area 12" or more to allow for adequate space for the roots to grow and spread. The planting hole does should be shallow, planting only approximately 2" deep. In cold climates such as hardiness zone 5 and 6 be sure to add mulch for winter protection.