Apricot Fudge Asiatic Asian Lily Bulbs
Apricot Fudge Asiatic Asian lily bulbs have some fragrance and has warm apricot-hued, double flowers. She is new and easy to grow Asian lily bulbs. Sure to attract attention in the garden. Gorgeous double flowers developed for their abundance, and size. Apricot Fudge Double lily flowers looks stunning anywhere. Furthermore, butterflies love it. Its’ 3 to 3.5″ flowers add a tropical flair, also. Truly unique, these beautiful lilies multiply annually. Therefore, giving you more pollen-free blooms. See Apricot Fudge live and in bloom at our annual lily festival!
About Asiatic Asian Lilies
Asiatic Asian lily bulbs (Lilium asiatica) are perfect plants. Even for landscapes. They are true lilies of the lilium family. And are the hardiest, most popular lilies. As well as, producing long-lasting flowers. Beginner at growing lilies? Asiatic Asian lily bulbs are the easiest of lilies to grow. Additionally, the first of the season to flower. And they multiply fast. Easy care, they do well in many zones. USDA hardiness zones 10 all the way to 3.
History of Asiatic Asian lilies run deep. Painted flowers were found adorning walls in Egyptian pyramids. And, Chinese paintings. Also found in the circle of Louis XIV.
Oriental hybrids are cross bred with this cultivar. Therefore, producing many different shades, colors, etc.
Their flowers are large. Likewise, 5″ to 6″ inches across. Furthermore, their large bulbs store a lot of food. Also, giving plenty of flower power. Even grown with sub-par soil, water and fertilizer. Asiatic Asian lily bulbs come in a wide range of colors. Red, pink, yellow, orange, white. Additionally, more shades and colors! And color combinations. Except blue.
Location of Apricot Fudge Asiatic Asian Lily Bulbs
Site selection is important. Choose locations that are in full sun mornings. Then afternoon shade. Likewise, all lily bulbs grow best in a soil ph of 6.2 to 6.5. Therefore, it’s a good idea to test your soil ph. Amend as needed. However, neutral (7.0) is OK. Apricot Fudge Asiatic Asian lily bulbs cannot tolerate boggy soil. Planting areas should be tested for drainage. Again, amended prior to planting.
Apricot Fudge Asian Asiatic Lily Bulbs are one of the easiest plants to care for. Once her lily bulbs begin to grow and bloom, keep them moderately moist. When blooms are spent, deadhead. Then, allow most of the foliage to remain. In addition, cut off stalks as yellowing begins. This will help fuel the bulb for the next year’s bloom. Fertilize twice annually. Most importantly, use our Power Grow All Season Lily Bulb Fertilizer. Once every 3 or so years, dig up the clusters of bulbs. Then divide. Therefore, increasing plants. And enhancing flowers. Equally important, if blooms get large or begin to flop over, stake them until flowers are spent.
Planted properly and cared for, Asiatic Asian lily bulbs produce many bulb-lets each year. Also, increasing in size over time. Lightly mulch lily bulbs before the ground freezes. The Asiatic hybrid lily, have always been a selection of fabulous garden and cut flower lilies.