Posts Tagged ‘lily’

Oxblood Lily (Schoolhouse Lily)

I’ve learned a new plant! My friend Arty Schronce, who writes for the Ga. Department of Agriculture shares his knowledge of oxblood...

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Naked Ladies (Surprise Lily, Lycoris squamigera)

My driving companion in Cincinatti was quite discomfitted when I suddenly shouted “There are naked ladies by the sidewalk! Pull over so I can take a picture!” Dutifully, she turned around and returned to the place we’d just passed. Peeking...

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Flattened Stem – Fasciation

Q: I have a ‘Sterling Star’ lily. Its stem is about 1″ wide and flat, not round. It has loads of flowers/buds. What causes this mutation? Will it continue to grow like this in years to come? Q: I saw...

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