Lilium “Black Beauty” is a cross between Lilium henry (China) and Lilium speciosum (China, Japan, Taiwan). It belongs to the group of Oriental lilies and can grow up to 1.5 meters high. It blooms from July to September in the northern hemisphere.
In the garden, it is suitable for sunny to semi-shady places. The ground should be rich in humus and evenly moist. Many garden lilies do not tolerate dry soil.
Popular name(s): Orientpet Lily
Botanical name: Lilium “Black Beauty”
Origin: The parent species are native to China, Japan and Taiwan.
Height: Up to 150 centimeters
USDA zone: 5 (-9.4 °F/-23 °C)
Categories: Perennials | Red & Pink Flowers |