Up to 20 big purple-throated fragrant white lilies on stout dark 6ft stem. Petals more slender than on C giganteum, making almost star-like flower. Young leaves bronze. 6 years to flower! Likes rich moist soil and some shade. Protect from slugs 6-8ft
Can take up to two years to germinate
20 seeds per packet (approx).
|Growing Condition:||Damp shade|
|Germination:||Sow immediately (best in autumn) overwinter outdoors, germinates in spring. Or mix with damp vermiculite, warm 3 weeks, cold 8 weeks, then sow mixture|