The delicious aroma given off by the lilium night, or lily, and the beauty and exuberance of its flowers, place it as one of the most requested bulbous varieties today.
It is frequently seen in vases, as preserved cut flowers fragrance and freshness for a long time, if not exposed to direct sunlight.
But you must not only appeal to buy bouquets of lilies to enjoy this beautiful flower, you can also incubated as part of the plants you have in your garden or pots.
Know what their main characteristics and care:
You'll find several varieties of lilies, but the most cultivated are the lilium longiflorum (white flowers) and the hybrids resulting from crosses, resulting in brightly colored flowers, like red, pink or yellow.
The period of flowering is located between the spring and summer, extending its duration until the end of the summer season.
According to the variety can be planted in autumn or spring, seeking information on thenursery where you purchase this plant.
The lily can reach a height of up to 1 meter, so it also can be planted in pots, keeping in mind that several inches Depth required for roots to grow enough space.
This plant needs to keep the soil always moist, to prevent flowering is dry.
If you notice a lack of flowering, this may be due to the lack of light during periods of growth and a lack of water.It is advisable to pay with calcium nitrate to achieve each year, abundant and beautiful flowers.
Following these tips will have lilies for many years and so enjoy the beauty and fragrance of its flowers all summer.That is why it is best to plant them indecorative pots and place them in the shade in a corner of the inside of your home.