L. leichtlinii - Lily species (wild lily)
Lily Bulb Description
Classification: Species Lily (USDA Zones 3-9)Stock # 8235 - 'L. leichtlinii' - Wild Lily from Japan
Named after Max Leichtlin, this Japanese native has several very interesting variants. Rarely offered in commerce, the pendant flowers are lemon-yellow and carry many red-purple spots. Reaching a mature height of 3 feet, it can be and often is, difficult in the garden if drainage conditions are not to its liking. A late bloomer, it requires a light, but deep, well drained soil that is rich in humus. 3 to 4 Feet. July Flowering. Fragrant.Bulb Size
- Our standard for bulbs of this lily cultivar ranges from Premium-size" (16/18 cm) to Exhibition-size" (over 20 cm). Click here
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