African Queen Trumpet Lily
- 3 per package
Availability: In Stock
We ship this item in Fall.
LightSun to Partial Shade
Size16-18 cm bulb
Zone3 to 8
Bloom TimeMid Summer
Soil RequirementWell drained
We'll carefully pack and ship your order at the proper planting time for your hardiness zone.
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DescriptionVigorous, delightfully fragrant award winner.
Even the hottest temperatures don't faze this beauty! Huge, fragrant trumpet-shaped blooms are soft apricot, with broad strokes of bright tangerine at the centre of each petal. Flowers profusely throughout midsummer on strong, straight stems up to 6'—dazzling in the back border.
- Botanical NameLilium trumpet 'African Queen'
- Hardiness Zone3 to 8
- Flowering TimeMidsummer
- Light RequirementsFull Sun, Partial Shade
- Flower ColorSoft apricot with broad strokes of bright tangerine
- Flower FormOutward facing, trumpet shaped flowers with large petals distinctively recurved.
- Foliage TypeLinear, green leaves arranged in whorls or spirals up the stems.
- Growth RateMedium
- Spread12 - 18 inches
- Planting Instructions6" deep and 12-18" apart
- Soil RequirementsWell drained
- Will TolerateAcidic Soil, Clay Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil
- PruningDon't remove leaves until they have died down in fall. They help provide nourishment to the bulb for next season's blooms.
Upon placing your order you will receive an email confirmation with the details of your order and a delivery estimate. You will also receive an email notification when your order actually ships with an updated arrival estimate. If you have ordered multiple items, you may receive them in more than one shipment. We will send you a separate email confirming each shipment.
At any time after you place your order you can check your order status on our website using your email or the account number found in your order confirmation email.
The type of product you order or the weather in our area or your area may affect the anticipated shipping schedule below.
Based on the contents of your order we always strive to ship your order complete, and as early as possible in the planting season to allow for the best root development once planted.
To promote optimum stress protection in transit and your success in the garden, bareroot perennials are kept in the ground in our nurseries until fully dormant. In the Fall these plants tend to arrive at the later end of the shipping window above.
In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to delivery your orders via the USPS or FedEx. Large orders may be shipped in more than one package.
Bulb and perennial shipments direct from Holland are harvested in July and August dependent on the season and crop. Once fully inspected and packaged they are shipped direct to you in the most efficient manner to follow the dates above.
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We will pack and ship your order based on the following schedule.
Please note that we cannot ship outside the 48 contiguous states.
Bulbs from Holland
Zones Shipping Dates 1AB - 5AB 8/15/18 - 12/16/18 6AB - 7AB 8/22/18 - 12/16/18 8AB - 13AB 8/29/18 - 12/16/18 Last Order Date 12/12/2018
Zones Shipping Dates 1AB - 13B 9/6/18 - 12/16/18 Last Order Date 12/12/2018
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