Fierce orange lilies are speckled in black that resemble the exotic stripes of its namesake cat. Award-winning plant bears abundant 5", nodding blooms with recurved petals. An exciting border flower!
This collection of "Old Timers" offers you a variety of our favorite lilies. Though many lilies have come and gone over the years, these seem to have survived the test of time. We've selected them for their unrivaled beauty, their hardiness, and in some cases, their exceptional fragrance—all from cultivated stock.
Hardiness Zones 3-8
Mature Height 4 feet
Bloom Time Late summer (August)
Light Requirements Full Sun, Half Sun / Half Shade
Linear, green leaves arranged in whorls or spirals up the stems.
Mature Spread :
12 - 15 inches
12 - 18 inches
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 :
Watering Requirements :
Average water needs. Water regularly, do not overwater
Fertilization Requirements :
Once per year
Special Care :
K. van Bourgondien times its shipments from Holland so that bulbs arrive at the proper planting time
climatic conditions) for each area of North America.
We take advance reservations, and then just as soon as the crops are
harvested, our staff of K.
van Bourgondien experts makes an on-the-spot selection of the finest bulbs available to fill those
We will pack and ship your order based on the following schedules.
Orders for gift certificates will be shipped immediately.
Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship any plant items from late June through August.
General merchandise will be shipped with your plant order.
The type of product you order or the weather in our area or yours may affect the anticipated
schedule.Large orders may be shipped in more than one
package.Your order confirmation will have an estimated shipping time.When your order is actually shipped you will be sent
an updated shipping estimate.You may check your order status at any time on this website using your email or account number
provided on your order confirmation.Please note that we cannot ship outside of the 48
contiguous states. Click here for zone map.
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