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A genus of Spring or Autumn flowering bulbous perennials cultivated for their crocus-like flowers. They originate from Eurasia and North Africa and are in the Amaryllis family. S. lutea has become naturalised in many regions where they have escaped cultivation. They are happiest in a sheltered position on well-drained soil and are also grown in alpine houses.
How to propagate Lily-of-the-field
Division in spring or autumn.
Other uses of Lily-of-the-field
Grown for their large, crocus-like flowers.