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botanical name:
Lilium henryi
Lilium henryi © Deeproot Plant Base
common name:  Lily
family:  Liliaceae
characteristics: perennial
height: 2.40m
width: 0.75m
growth rate: medium
growth habit:
leaf colour: green
flower colour: orange
stem/bark: purple & green
main season:
aspect: full sun, part shade
conditions: moist soil
preferred soil pH: neutral-alkaline
minimum temp: -29°C
USDA zone: 5 to 9
One of the finest late flowering lilies. Very hardy, very vigorous and very free flowering. Tall growing. Can bear up to twenty graceful, turkscap-shaped, nodding flowers of rich, deep orange. Very fragrant. Stems are marked with purple and the glossy green foliage is a perfect foil for the flowers.

Prefers neutral to alkaline soil in part shade.

other notes:
Division IX species lily from central China.

pronounced: LIL-ee-um HEN-ree-eye
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