Scientific Name: Lilium longiflorum Form: Columnar
Common Name:Easter lily Texture:Medium
Family Name:LiliaceaeHabit: Stiffly upright
Plant Type: Flowering cut plant, Flowering pot plant Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.7 - 1.3m x 0.1 - 0.3m
Origin: S.E. Asia / Japan / China Hardiness Zone:Zone 7: (-18 to -12 C)
Leaves: Simple, Alternate, Soft flexible, Lustrous, Lanceolate, Oblanceolate, Entire
Flowers: Raceme, White, Jul- Aug
Fruit: Capsule, Brown, Green, Sep- Aug
Exposure:
Soil or Media: Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Cut flower or foliage, Floristry, Indoor plant, Perennial border, Container planting
Key ID Features:Leaves linear 12-20 cm long x 4-5 cm wide; flowers white, fragrant, trumpet-shaped, up to 17 cm long, 6 tepals, bloom in July-August or in time for Easter if forced indoors.