Checkboard lilies are the common name for these unusual plants. Add a touch of the wild to borders and bouquets. Plant immediately upon delivery.
Bell shaped blooms naturalize easily in the shady margins of open meadows. Well drained soil and some shade are a must in hotter climates. 9"-12" stems.
A species of flowering plant in the lily family Liliaceae, native to a wide stretch from the Anatolian plateau of Turkey, Iraq and Iran to Afghanistan, Pakistan, Northern India and the Himalayan foothills. Full sun or part shade (particularly in the South) in fertile, moist well-draining soil. They will rot with wet feet. These should perennialize in your garden if conditions are right.
Contains 25 bulbs. Mid-late Spring, lasting 2-3 weeks. Gorgeous with late blooming tulips and daffs.