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Lilium 'Stargazer' /Stargazer Lily

Lilium 'Stargazer'   / Lilium 'Stargazer'
One of the favorite lilies for use as a cutflower
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One of the favorite lilies for use as a cutflower

Close-up of flowering showing prominent stamens and stigma

Close-up of flower blooming in late spring

A pair of flowers in full bloom on a two foot tall stalk

Large number of flowers on a single shoot open at one time

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Scientific Name: Lilium 'Stargazer'
Common Name: Stargazer Lily
Hardiness Zone: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 Determine Your Zone
Height: 2- 5 feet
Spread: 1-2 feet
Bloom time: Summer
Flower color: Red
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: Tropical, Exotic, and Indoor Plants
Comments: One of the most popular and better known of the oriental lilies it adds fragrance, color, and beauty to the garden. It may be used in containers, in mass plantings, and in perennial beds. Lily flowers are wonderful as cut flowers for use in vases or in arrangements. By choosing a combination of early, mid-season, and late-blooming cultivars, you can have lilies in flower from late spring into fall. These hardy bulbs require only minimal care. Each has the capacity to produce a large cluster of flowering stems.