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Lilies Trumpet Lilies Pink Perfection Strain
Large trumpet flowers borne on strong pedicels are in various shades of pink which suffuses the inner as well as the outer surface of the petals.
Height: 120cm / 47"
RHS Award of Garden Merit: RHS Award of Garden Merit
Bulb Size: 20/22
Flowering Time: July-August
Primary Colour: Pink
Recommended For Showing: Yes
A child of its time with deep purplish pink flowers strongly contrasting with orange anthers L. Pink Perfection Strain was launched by the De Graaf nursery in Oregon, USA in the 1960s. The ends of each petal curl back ever so slightly and each stem can bear up to twenty flowers on a single stem. They are happy in partial shade and in the sun and should be planted 20cm deep with a spacing of 35 to 40cm.