Starlight Express Lily
Each order includes one large Grade #1 lily bulb and the fertilizer to get it growing quickly, along with detailed planting instructions.
Starlight Express Oriental Lily is a compact variety with fuchsia petals that are slightly recurved with with white, slightly ruffled edges. It has a delightfully sweet scent and produces trumpet-shaped flowers with six petals and prominent stamens.
Lily Companion Plants: Agastache, Roses, Salvia, Veronica
Starlight Express Lily Plant Care Instructions: Apply mulch around the plant after it sprouts in the spring to maintain cool and moist roots. Use a high-potassium fertilizer every three weeks until 6 weeks after flowering. Keep the foliage in place after blooming to allow for photosynthesis and strengthen the bulb. Cut the foliage back to the ground when the leaves turn yellow in late fall.
Bloom Time: July, August
Attracts: Bees, Butterflies
Features: Cut Flower, Fragrant
Flower Color: Pink, Red, White
Mature Plant Size: 14-inches tall x 10-inches wide
Garden Styles: Container Garden, Therapeutic Garden
Critter Resistance: Deer, Rabbit
Light Level: Full Sun (6+ hours of direct sunlight)
Overwinter Zones: 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Soil Moisture: Moist, Well-drained
Fertilizer: Every Other Week