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Lilium x dalhansonii 'Guinea Gold' (Martagon)

A statuesque, towering Martagon lily which will grow to well over a metre.
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3 bulbs

6 bulbs (261424-6)

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Details:

Type
Perennial
Position
Border (Middle)
Soil
Acid - Neutral
Flowers
May - June
Height
90cm (36in)
Group/Species
x dalhansonii
Common name
Martagon Lily
Moisture
Well-drained
Aspect
Part Shade
Spread
25cm (10in)
Cultivation
Preferably plant to 15cm depth in deep, rich well-drained soil. If you have moist soil plant with plenty of grit or try planting the bulbs on their side to prevent moisture being trapped inside the bulb.

Description

A statuesque, towering Martagon lily which will grow to well over a metre. A living chandelier of golden flowers which thrive in dappled shade, to add beautiful colour (and light scent) to a gloomy corner. Totally perennial.

Care Tips

Likes a cool root run. Plant in borders or in a pot sunk into the ground which can be lifted out of the wet and cold until the following spring. Plants may be affected by lily beetle, so keep your eyes peeled!