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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

7a

USDA zone

-18°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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Regal Lily 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.

Common problems with Regal Lily

How to propagate Regal Lily

Bulbs

Propagated by means of offsets from the main bulb.

Seed

By seed.

Special features of Regal Lily

Attractive flowers

Other uses of Regal Lily

Walls, rock garden, border, fragrance