K's Garden

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Lilium regale – caught the frost Saturday 8 July 2017

Filed under: Uncategorized — kgarden @ 12:00 am

I grew some Lilium regale from seed (hundreds of them!) some years ago, and this year they caught a frost. I had assumed they were rock-hardy …

Lily – Frost Damage 29-Apr

Lily – Frost Damage 29-Apr

some of them are almost non-existent, just a few leaves at ground level, sound have flowered, on long stalks even, but the plants supporting them have been weak, few leaves, and a complete mess, but in the main at the start of July they looked like this

Lily – Frost Damage

Perhaps I should let a seed-head ripen to maturity and grow another batch

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