Formosa Lily Seeds, Lilium formosanum Tall White Garden Lily Great for Cut Flowers
Lilium formosanum is an elegant and easy to grow lily. The large white trumpet shaped blooms will fill the garden with late season fragrance. Formosa Lily is a tall, 5 - 6 feet, and perfect for the back of the flower border. This is one of the easiest lilies to grow from seed but may take a couple of growing seasons to reach the full height. The paper thin seeds are tricky to count so I will always exceed the number just to be on the safe side! These seeds are fresh from this year's harvest. Each seed packet contains a minimum of 200 seeds.
Formosa Lily is one of the last lilies to bloom in the garden and usually begins blooming in August in my zone 6 garden. Mature lilies can reach 5-6 feet tall. Site Formosa Lily at the back of the border for a dramatic statement. These lilies will grow in sun or shade. Plants will grow taller and need less support if grown in full sun. Grow in well drained soil and provide an inch of water a week.
Check out the Blog Page for an article on growing this fabulous Lily.
Seeds are packed in simple kraft paper envelopes and come with complete growing instructions. Seeds are cleaned by hand and small bits of chaff may be present.