During Winter and some early Spring shipments. Some of the plant materials in this shipment are DORMANT. Which means that even thought they have no green top growth, they will grow from dormant buds when temperatures are right. For many perennials, This 'rest period' is ESSENTIAL to good flowering performance in the upcoming season. During Summer/Winter months shipping might be delayed as we only will be shipping on days that we know it won’t harm the plant(s). Monday through Wednesday.
Rio Negro Oriental Lily - 3 bulbs
Botanical Name: Lilium
Description: This is a garden showstopper: Extravagant blooms are rich magenta-pink, with wide ruffled petals rimmed in snowy white. Absolutely stunning in the late summer garden, this Oriental lily makes an impressive statement in the perennial border, carried on sturdy, regal stems up to 4’ high. Foliage is lush and glossy – the perfect foil to the huge, bright blooms. The flowers are sweetly fragrant, and are a delightful addition to summer bouquets. Our premium, top-size ‘Rio Negro’ bulbs are shipped for fall planting, guaranteed to dazzle when they bloom next summer.
Bloom Size 7-8 inches
Bloom Time July/August
Color Pink, Red, White
Foliage Color Green
Sun Requirements Full Sun to Partial Shade
Type/Size 16-18 cm bulbs
Hardiness Zone 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
This is for 3 bulbs.