Asiatic Lilies are one of the most popular of all lilies. We give a guide to bulb care, pictures, growing asiatic lilies and pests.
Available in a huge range of flower colors including white through to orange and red, these lilies provide some of the best hybrid lily flowers available. Care and growing of the Asiatic lily is not difficult.
These are a lily that cope well with hot summers, and grow well in cooler climates as well. They are sturdy and seldom need staking, they grow well on containers, and are not fussy about soil type as long as it is well drained. If you select the right types you can have flowers from May through to August.
The new 'dwarf ' types are particularly good for containers, some varieties will even flower twice in the one season.
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