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Lilium formosanum 'White Crane'
Common Name: Formosa Lily Family: Liliaceae (The Lily Family)

Lilium formosanum 'White Crane'
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This dwarf lily is likely a selection from the high elevation variety pricei. 'White Crane' grows to about two feet tall with narrow, glossy dark green foliage and long, white, tubular flowers with a pink stripe down the back of each petal. The flowers are fragrant and bloom in summer. A great lily for the front of the border.

Geogrpahical Origin:
Asia - China and Japan
Native Habitat:
Open grassland in sandy or volcanic soils in the alpine zone.

ClassDeciduous  Primary Bloom ColourWhite/Cream 
TypePerennial  Secondary Bloom ColourPink 
Height12-24'  Bloom TimeSummer 
Spread8-12'  FragranceYes 
Light ExposureSun Part Sun  Foliage ColourGreen 
Soil MoistureAverage  Stem Colour 
Hardiness Zone4-9  BerriesNo 
BC NativeNo    

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