Know Your Lilies: Asiatics, Orientals, Trumpets and More!

Know Your Lilies: Asiatics, Orientals, Trumpets and More!

It’s pretty easy to tell the difference between daylilies (hemerocallis) and true lillies (lilium). Daylilies have a dense root system, long, strappy foliage and clusters of flowers on wiry stems. True liliesRead More

How to Control Red Lily Leaf Beetles

How to Control Red Lily Leaf Beetles

The red lily leaf beetle (Lilioceris lilii) is a destructive pest that feeds almost exclusively on true lilies (Lilium spp.), including Asiatic and Oriental lilies as well as Orienpets and species lilies.Read More

Make Way for Lilies: How to Fit More Lily Bulbs in Your Garden

Make Way for Lilies: How to Fit More Lily Bulbs in Your Garden

I love lilies and every spring I somehow manage to find room for more of them. Since my flowerbeds are already packed with plants and my garden isn’t getting any bigger, IRead More

Fragrant Lilies for Your Summer Garden

Fragrant Lilies for Your Summer Garden

Summer is filled with so many good smells: suntan lotion, burgers on the grill, rain at the end of a hot day, and my personal favorite… lilies! From mid-July toRead More

New for 2015: Kaveri Oriental-Asiatic Lily

New for 2015: Kaveri Oriental-Asiatic Lily

s Every new gardening season brings a flurry of new plant varieties. Sometimes there’s a real gem in that list, and for 2015 that nugget of gold is Kaveri, anRead More