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Extravaganza
£2.50
  • 1-2 Bulbs£2.50 each
  • 3-4 Bulbs£1.75 each
  • 5+ Bulbs£1.50 each
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Extravaganza Oriental Lilies

Lily Bulbs for sale

Latin name Lilium
Genus Oriental
Colours White with Pink
Aspect Full Sun/Partial Shade
Height 120cm
Planting period Spring
Flowering period July/August
Soil Type Acidic/Ericaceous
Size for this price 16/18cm
Hardiness Hardy
Shipping est FEBRUARY/MARCH 2019
Delivery time February - May 2019
Also suitable for containers Ideal for Containers
Scented Yes, highly scented
Double flowered No
What is being sold? Lily Bulbs for sale
Google Shopping title Oriental Lilies: Extravaganza
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Description of Extravaganza Oriental Lilies

A gorgeous and striking colour combination of large white flowers decorated with a pink triangular-shaped stripe on each petal finished with deeper pink spots. The flowers on this large Oriental Lily are approximately 25cm in diameter and will grow to 120cm tall once mature. Extravaganza Lily has very strong stems to support the large flower heads.
Extravaganza Oriental Lily from the Gold Medal winning Harts Nursery

Planting and growing instructions: Extravaganza Oriental Lily from the Gold Medal winning Harts Nursery

  • Oriental Lily Bulbs should be planted as soon as possible. Ideally in the Spring but can be planted up until the Autumn.
  • Find a location with full sun or partial shade with well-drained soil.
  • Oriental Lilies prefer an Acidic/Ericaceous Soil type. They do not tolerate Lime very well.
  • Arrange the Lilies in an odd-number grouping.
  • If planting in the garden, plant the bulbs about 5-8" apart. Space the groupings at least 3 feet apart.
  • If planting in pots, plant 3 bulbs in a 10-14" 'patio type' pot using good-quality, multi-purpose compost.
  • Oriental Lilies tend to grow exceptionally well in pots and tubs.
  • Plant the bulbs with 4-6" of soil above them.

Plant care: Extravaganza Oriental Lily from the Gold Medal winning Harts Nursery

  • Lilies can tolerate very cold conditions but they do not like to get wet.
  • If planting in borders in the garden, the soil must be well drained and, preferably, humus rich.
  • If planting in pots, make sure lilies are kept moist but do not get waterlogged.
  • Lilies prefer to be planted in a location with at least half a days full sunshine, if its a bit too shady they will lean their stems towards the sun.
  • Lily bulbs do not like to be dried out so they must be kept in soil at all times.
  • Try to plant your lilies where they will dry out after rain to prevent Botrytis, a fungus that spots the leaves. If you do see brown spots on your leaves, spray with a fungicide recommended for roses.
  • If planting in pots, it may be an idea to tilt the pots on their side in the winter to prevent waterlog.
  • When the Lily has finished flowering, cut any seed heads back and allow the foliage to die back naturally. Do not be tempted to cut the stem back until stems becomes hollow and brown.
  • After a few years of flowering, you may find the Oriental produces less blooms, it may be time to lift your bulbs and divide them by breaking off the bulblets. All the bulbs will then need replanting.
  • See FAQ on Lily Beetle care.

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Feeding Oriental Lilies

This question was asked by
P. Shore

Do you recommend feeding pot-grown lilies after they have bloomed, and if so with what kind of fertiliser/plant food?

We suggest watering your lilies moderately after they have finished flowering but do not let them get waterlogged. You can also try using a Tomato feed on your lilies.

Loraine Hart



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