Three of the most popular Oriental Lilies are included in this collection. Stargazer Lilies are known to be fragrant and showy mid-summer blooming flowers. Casablanca Lilies are also fragrant and showy, blooming at the same time as Stargazers, but in pure white blooms. The Muscadet Lilies complement both the Stargazer Lilies and Casablanca Lilies with their pure white blooms.
When to plant Lily bulbs?
Plant lily bulbs in fall when the daytime temperatures have cooled to the 60’s or lower during the day.
How to plant Lily bulbs?
Lily bulbs have a pointed end which should be planted facing up. Dig 6-8” deep and plant in well-drained soil, place the bulb in the hole and fill the hole back in with soil to cover the bulb. If any growth sprouts are visible on the bulb at the time of planting they should be covered with soil when filling the planting hole back in.
Where to plant lily bulbs?
Oriental Lilies, Asiatic Lilies and Orienpet Lilies grow 2-4’ tall depending on variety. Therefore, they are best planted in the middle to back of the planting bed. Lilies grow best in full sun, although in warmer climates part sun is helpful. The soil should be well drained for best growth results. Lilies are hardy in zones 4-9.