Lilium Black Beauty
£4.95 – £9.50
Lilium Black Beauty ‘Tiger Lily’. Frost hardy. Perennial. Highly scented, A very popular lily due to its reflexed petals. Beautiful deep red flowers borne on stems 125 cm tall. Ideal for growing in herbaceous borders or large pots.
Large bulbs Supplied. Size 18up
3 bulbs, 6 bulbs
Plant: March-April. 15 cm deep. Spacing 18-22 cm. Height 125 cm. Flowers July-August.
Hardy. Perennial. Prefers light sun or partial shade along with well-drained rich soil, if soil is poor dig in plenty of well rotted, organic matter. Water well during summer especially if growing in pots.
Propagation: Divide in autumn. An alternative method is scaling–remove scales from the bulb and place in an airtight container with moist compost until rooted, then pot up.