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A picture of a Regal Lily

Regal Lily

Lilium regale

Also known as

King's Lily, Royal Lily

Lilium regale by Polina B-a (CC BY 3.0)

Full Sun
Moderate care
Light watering
Frost Hardy

H6

RHS hardiness

-20°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

1.5m

Max

50cm

1m

Min

10cm

5 years to reach maturity

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

This plant has a strong fragrance

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Overview

Bulbous, deciduous, perennial species that grows to around 2m tall and half a metre wide. Foliage is glossy and green, flowers are trumpet-shaped and lily-like, white with a yellow throat and scented. These are borne on unbranched stems and develop from pink-purple tinged buds.

Special Features

Attractive flowers