Scientific Name: Lilium cvs. (Asiatic) Form: Columnar
Common Name:Asiatic hybrid lily Texture:Medium
Family Name:LiliaceaeHabit: Stiffly upright
Plant Type: Flowering cut plant, Flowering pot plant, Herbaceous perennial Mature Size (ht. X w.):1.3 - 2.0m x 0.1 - 0.3m
Origin: Garden origin, S.E. Asia / Japan / China Hardiness Zone:Zone 3: (-40 to -34 C)
Leaves: Simple, Alternate, Soft flexible, Lustrous, Linear, Ovate, Entire
Flowers: Raceme, White, Yellow, Orange, Pink, Red, Magenta, Dark-red, Jul- Jun
Fruit: Capsule, Aborted (hybrids) or absent, Brown, Aug- Sep
Exposure: Full sun
Soil or Media: Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Cut flower or foliage, Indoor plant, Perennial border
Key ID Features:Compared to Oriental lilies, Asiatic lilies (DivisionĀ I) tend to have narrower leaves (more lanceolate), more numerous but smaller flowers that are upright or outward facing, and more mildly scented or unscented.