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St. Bernard's Lily Anthericum liliago

Phonetic Spelling
an-THER-ih-kum lil-EE-ah-go
Description

This summer bulb is a slow starter but forms large clumps with time. You should plant it in fall, and it flowers early summer.

Light: Full- PM sun

Space: 12 in. (30 cm)

Depth: 6 in. (15 cm)

Organ: Tuberous roots

Hardiness: Hardy I- injured below 23 degrees F (-5 degreesC)

 

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#white#sun#bulb#full sun#summer#early summer#white flowers#clumps#summer bulbs
  • Attributes:
    Genus:
    Anthericum
    Species:
    liliago
    Family:
    Asparagaceae
    Life Cycle:
    Bulb
    Country Or Region Of Origin:
    S. Sweden to S. Europe and Turkey
    Bulb Storage:
    Do not dry out; store at 41-48 degrees F (5-9 degrees C)
  • Whole Plant Traits:
    Plant Type:
    Bulb
    Habit/Form:
    Clumping
  • Cultural Conditions:
    Light:
    Full sun (6 or more hours of direct sunlight a day)
    Soil Drainage:
    Good Drainage
    Available Space To Plant:
    Less than 12 inches
  • Flowers:
    Flower Color:
    White
    Flower Bloom Time:
    Summer
    Flower Description:
    This flower blooms in early summer.
  • Leaves:
    Hairs Present:
    No
  • Stem:
    Stem Is Aromatic:
    No