Lilium regale

Spectacular, magnificently scented Trumpet lily – a garden classic for centuries. More
3 bulbs 211332-3 £4.95 Delivery late February
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When in stock, outdoor bulbs are normally despatched within 2-3 working days. During the busy months of February and September/October, it can take up to two weeks for delivery, due to the number of orders being processed. Please note, we despatch all of our orders in the order they were placed.
6 bulbs 211332-6 £8.95 Delivery late February
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When in stock, outdoor bulbs are normally despatched within 2-3 working days. During the busy months of February and September/October, it can take up to two weeks for delivery, due to the number of orders being processed. Please note, we despatch all of our orders in the order they were placed.

Or buy this as part of our Scented Lily Collection.

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Spectacular, magnificently scented Trumpet lily – a garden classic for centuries.

  • Top size bulbs sent out ready for planting straight away

Genus Lilium regale
Group Trumpet
Type Hardy Perennial
Common Name Trumpet lily
Border Position Back
Soil Type Chalky, Neutral
Scent Scented
Site Full Sun
Moisture Well-drained
Height 120cm (4ft)
Spacing 8-15cm deep (3-6in), according to bulb size
Care Tips Likes a cool root run. When planting envelope the bulbs in sharp sand or your will lose them (particularly in heavy soils). Just leave them where they are from one year to the next, or plant them in a pot and sink them in the ground somewhere very prominent in the garden for lifting out of the wet and cold until the following spring.
Flowering June - July
Vase Life When cutting, leave enough stem and foliage for photosynthesis and food storage. Strip anthers from the stamens to prevent sticky pollen.
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
  • Sow Under Cover/Plant Indoors
  • Direct Sow/Plant Outdoors
  • Flowers/Harvest
Advice
How to plant and grow lilies

A quick-glance guide on how to grow and care for lilies, both in pots and in the ground.

Delivery

Bulb Delivery - When in stock, outdoor bulbs are normally despatched within 2-3 working days. During the busy months of February and September/October, it can take up to two weeks for delivery, due to the number of orders being processed. Please note, we despatch all of our orders in the order they were placed.

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Lilly Beetle

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Reviewed 12th March 2016 by David Case

Beware this plant is susceptible to Lilly Beetle and not as Monty Don said: this plant is not susceptible to Lilly Beetle. On Friday 11th March edition of Gardener's World on the BBC.