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Martagon Lily

Lilium

Formosa Lily

Embracing the history of many countries, Liliums are named after a Celtic word that means whiteness, and according to an age-old Christian legend, the first Lily “sprang from the tears of Eve as she went from Eden.” The species we offer are easily grown in just about any garden of Eden with well-drained soil and a sunny spot. Excellent as cut flowers, Lilies should be picked as soon as they open. In the fall, you can cut the stems back after the foliage turns brown, which allows the bulbs to store up much-needed nourishment.

Lilium martagon ‘Guinea Gold’ (P-2102)

Each 9.00

AVAILABLE MAY 2021

Gracing countless gardens since 1946, this beloved classic martagon cultivar has survived the test of time with its splendid, reliable turk-caps and long-lived winsome habit. The pendulous glowing flowers unfurl from pink-tinged buds and present a study in sunset-rich colors, which include recurved vibrant yellow petals, deep red freckles, orangey-pink daubs and salmon-infused backsides. Appreciative of dappled light, good drainage and well-cultivated humusy alcoves, the cold-hardy tiers of whorled dark green leaves can be massed and surrounded by woodland companions such as Geranium ‘Bevan’s Variety’ and Porteranthus trifoliatus.

Blooms June–July

Size: 3' 0" – 4' 0" high x 10" – 15" wide.

Hardy to zone 4.

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Due to the unprecedented influx of orders, phone calls and emails that we have been receiving, our small family run business of not quite a dozen people, is sadly behind at this time. The combination of extremely cold weather in January and February, as well as vendor plant shortages and unanticipated delays, are adding to our difficulty of assigning ship dates in a timely fashion. Please know our team is working diligently to catch up. Orders are currently taking up to 5 weeks to review. To be as fair as possible to our valued customers, we are processing orders in the order they were received. We appreciate your patience and hope that you can accept our heartfelt apology for any inconvenience. 

 

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