LILY potted bulb - Altari

LILY potted bulb - Altari


(bulb in pot with soil, not yet sprouting) Cranberry-red flowers have creamy white edges. The triumphant result of a cross between Oriental and trumpet lilies, Orienpets are renowned for massive blooms and intense fragrance. Available in an increasing variety of heights, forms and colors, these beauties have the best of each parent—scent, flower size and reliable performance.

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  • Planting tips

    Botanical Name : Lilium OT hybrid 'Altari' Ship As : Bulb Size : 16-18 CM Suggested Uses: Borders, Bouquets, Cut Flowers, Screening Privacy, Perennializing, Showy Flowers, Attract Butterfly Flower Color : Red, White Flower Form : Out facing, pendant flowers with thick waxy petals. Foliage Type : Linear, glossy green leaves arranged in whorls or spirals up erect stems. Mature Spread : 12 - 15 inches Spacing: 12 - 18 inches Growing Tips Planting Instructions : 6" deep and 12 - 18" apart Soil Moisture : Prefers well drained soil, but will tolerate heavier soils. Will Tolerate : Acidic Soil, Clay Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil Pruning Instructions : Don't remove leaves until they have died down in fall. They help provide nourishment to the bulb for next season's blooms. Winter Care : Provide a layer of mulch for winter protection. Remove in early spring. Planting Depth :6" deep Watering Requirements :Average water needs. Water regularly, do not overwater Fertilization Requirements :Once per year Special Care :Not needed

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