Toad Lily Tricyrtis Hirta

CHARACTERISTICS
Border planting - Container planting - Deer Resistant - Cut Flower

In late summer, just when other perennials are beginning to go dormant, the exotic Toad Lily will burst into bloom. They usually bloom in late September. White with purple flecks, these unique and sturdy plants bloom for up to six weeks. Toad lilies are extremely easy to grow in ordinary, well-drained soil. Not fussy about light conditions, they will bloom in sun or shade! Hardy and elegant – a must for your garden.

  • Planting Location: Full sun or partial shade
  • Planting: February-May after Frost
  • Planting Depth: 1 inch (2,5 cm)
  • Planting Distance: 8 inch (20 cm)
  • Flowers In: July-September
  • Flowering Height: Approx. 20 inch (50 cm)

Easy to Grow:

1. Select an area with full sun or semi-shade
2. Dig a hole 1 inch (2,5 cm) deep
3. Place the perennial in the hole, with pointed side up
4. Space perennial 8 inches (20 cm) apart
5. Cover with soil and water thoroughly

Planting Tips:

Plant in groups of 2 or more, in well-drained soil. Perennial will benefit from a handful of compost added to the planting holes. Columbine flowers make excellent cut flowers to add to indoor flower arrangements. Until planting it's best to store product between 35 F and 60 F degrees.

Search code: TG929


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