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'Suncrest' - Fragrant Asiatic Hybrid Lily Bulb
Flower Description: These medium-sized blooms are unusual in that when the buds first open, the color is soft butter yellow (see inset), but after a day or so the ivory base color begins to show on the older flowers, sometimes giving the look of two different flowers on one stem. All through the "color shift", the flowers are covered in a multitude of wine-colored "spreckles". A truly unique Longiflorium-Asiatic Lily hybrid for your garden. 3 Feet or more. June Flowering. Light Fragrance.
Photo Inset shows the flower color during cool weather bloom showing off the beautiful soft yellow base color of this long time favorite.
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Bulb Size - Our standard for bulbs of this Easter x Asiatic Hybrid Lily Bulb cultivar ranges from Premium-size» (16/18 cm) to Exhibition-size» (over 20 cm). Click here for details.
Classification: Longiforum-Asiatic Hybrid Lily Bulb (USDA Zones 5-10, winter mulch recommended in the colder climates) Stock # 5085 - 'Suncrest' - Easter x Asiatic Lily Bulb
Wild Lily bulbs making up the genus Lilium belong to the family Liliaceae comprising of approximately 200 genera made up of approximately 2,000 lily species. There are in the neighborhood of 110 to 120 Lilium species depending on whose classification you reference. For the full article, click Knowledge Base