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Lilium longiflorum/Easter Lily

Lilium longiflorum / Lilium longiflorum
A field of lilies once grown in the south as a source for bulbs
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A field of lilies once grown in the south as a source for bulbs

Easter lilies planted outdoors normally bloom in early summer well after Easter

Classic Easter lily flowers

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Scientific Name: Lilium longiflorum
Common Name: Easter Lily
Hardiness Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 Determine Your Zone
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: to 1 foot
Bloom time: Summer
Flower color: White
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist,
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Yes
Landscape Categories: Plants That Attract Butterflies
Plants with Fragrance
Comments: This lily is usually called Easter Lily because it is sold as container plants around the Easter holiday season. They are used in masses to create a beautiful border, in mixed borders, white gardens, cutting gardens or fragrant theme gardens.