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 'Lilium  poilanei'

'Lilium poilanei'

Item# LS191
Archive Item
(Species / Wild Lily)
Found in NW Vietnam as well as parts of Laos, this is a high elevation lily. Flowered by Pontus Wallsten of Switzerland, he reports it as probably being borderline hardy in the garden. He reports that in nature it is sand to be found in "limestone rich areas that have excellent drainage".

Photo copyright Pontus Wallsten of Switzerland. Used with permission. Pontus has an excellent book titled 'The Lily Species and their bulbs' and he can be contacted by email at for more information. He also offers some rare species lilies in limited quantities that are shipped from his nursery in Switzerland.

This page is for reference only, not as an offer to sell species bulbs or seeds.
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