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Lilium 'Red Alert'/Red Alert Lily

Lilium 'Red Alert' / Lilium 'Red Alert'
Bright red flowers clustered at top of tall stems
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Bright red flowers clustered at top of tall stems

A n excellent red that repeats in the deep south

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Flowers and flower buds in the third year of growth in the Coastal South

Many flowers produced on plants that are growing in the deep South for a third year

Third year plants in Baton Rouge, LA

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Scientific Name: Lilium 'Red Alert'
Common Name: Red Alert Lily
Hardiness Zone: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 Determine Your Zone
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: to 1 foot
Bloom time: Spring, Summer
Flower color: Red
Drainage: Well drained, Moist, Dry
Rate of Growth: Moderate
Water Requirement: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Yes
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Comments: This hardy, easy to grow hybrid was derived from crosses between L. longiflorum and the more familiar Asiatics. It has large flowers and a light sweet scent. It flowers in early summer and these lilies have extra strong stems and very good bud counts.