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Lilium xanthellum var. luteum

Pot Size: 2 litre (deep)
Price: £10.00
A small species only recently introduced from China, where it is native to western Sichuan only occurring along deep valleys at around 3500m. Where this yellow scaly bulb to 5 cm across thrusts sturdy stems to 55 cm tall covered with small scattered linear leaves 4-8 cm long. Topped by one or two widely opening bright yellow lightly purple speckled flowers June-July. Possibly a lime tolerant species preferring a good fertile soil with added humus that does not get too wet, tolerant of full sun in cooler areas or light shade in hot areas.

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Family Generic Species/Variety Collection Number
(Liliaceae) Lilium xanthellum var. luteum
Group Colour Blooms Size
Bulbous Yellow Summer small
Soil Type Shade Foliage Origin
Humus rich Part shade, Sun Deciduous autumn colour China
Scented Ornamental Berries / Fruit
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