Easter lily care

How to pick an Easter lily Originating from the mountains of  Taiwan, the potted Easter lily (Lilium longiflorum) is the popular traditional plant of the Easter season.  The white trumpet shaped flowers are a symbol…

Saving Your Easter lily

  The blossoms on your Easter lily are starting to fade, you look at the plant and wonder now what. You don’t need to toss the plant. It can be saved to rebloom again year…

Stargazer lilies

  Oriental lilies such as Stargazer  (red & white) or  Casablanca (pure white) are easy to care for once they are established in your flower bed. Both are hardy to zone 4-9. Planting As the saying…

Grow lilies from seed

How to grow Stargazer lilies (Oriental) from seed   Collect seeds Once the flower is ripened and  pollinated, it will produce a bulbous seed pod at the base of the flower.  When the green seed pod matures and turns tan…

Cut lilies

  Whether you grow your own or purchase them,  lilies make great cut flowers to use in a vase or floral arrangements. When cutting fresh lilies from your garden to enjoy indoors, leave 1/2 to…