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Lilium mackliniae - Shirui Lily - Liliaceae (The Lily Family)
Lilium mackliniae - Shirui Lily - Lilium mackliniae is a rare and distinctive species with downward-facing, bell-like blooms in white and pink.
Lilium mackliniae - Lilium mackliniae is a rare and distinctive species with downward-facing, bell-like blooms in white and pink.


 
1 bulb/pack
Price: $19.99
Zone Hardiness: 5-9
Light: Part Sun, Part Shade, Shade
Height: 12-24"
Width: 8-12"
Flower Colour: Pink

Stock Status:In Stock
Availability: Fall bulbs ship or will be ready for pick-up in mid to late September.
Product Code: 9362
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Description Fine Print
 
Lilium mackliniae is a rare species in cultivation and in the wild found naturally only in a small geographical area in northeastern India where it is endangered. It was first discovered by Frank Kingdom Ward in 1946 and named for his second wife, Jean Macklin. The unique, large, downward-facing, bell-like blooms are usually white to pale pink on the inside and darker pink on the outside and are borne 1-7 flowers per stalk. Grow in rich, evenly moist, somewhat acidic soils high in organic matter in part sun to shade.
Details
  • Class: Deciduous
  • Soil Moisture: Average, Moist
  • Flowering Time: Summer
  • Fragrant: No
  • Foliage Colour: Green
  • Deer Resistant: Unknown
  • Attracts:
  • Habitat: Steep grassy slopes from 2290 to 2440 metres.
  • Geographical Origin: Asia and the Pacific - Indian Subcontinent
  • BC Native: No

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