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Lilium is a genus comprising of over 100 species of tall, bulbous perennial plants with large, often fragrant funnel-shaped flowers. They are native to temperate and subtropical regions mainly in the Northern Hemisphere. Many species have long been cultivated for their showy flowers that come in a variety of colours and forms, and many cultivars and hybrids are available. While there are varieties for every aspect and habitat in the garden, greenhouse and indoors, all prefer well-drained soil.
Common problems with Lily
How to propagate Lily
May take 18–24 months for seedlings to emerge.
Special features of Lily
Other uses of Lily
Grown for its flowers.
Autumn Flowering Bulbs
Flowering in autumn these bulbs give a beautiful display.Explore all