« = RHS registration This means the lily name has been
registered with the International Lily Registry at time of printing.
This is useful information for those entering their lilies in shows. Tetra -
Tetraploids have amazing strength and
heavier substance to the petals, as a result of double the
DIVISION VII Oriental
are the queen of lilies in size and perfume. Oriental lilies can be grown on the prairies but take a little more effort of
amending the soil and heavier winter protection.
NOTE: Planting in Zones
3-4 should be planted in the spring and covered during early fall frosts to
extend bulb maturity. Soil for orientals should have a ph level of 6 to 7. Due
to the late maturing of Orientals because of the shorter growing season in our
zone we can offer these for spring only.