Lilium 'Metropolitan' is a boldly beautiful Oriental lily with hot pink buds and petals that are so dark they are almost a true red.
Lilium 'Metropolitan' is a boldly beautiful Oriental lily with hot pink buds and petals that are so dark they are almost a true red. They are set off by a thin white edge and the intense, sweet and spicy fragrance you expect from this hybrid group that also includes 'Stargazer' and 'Casa Blanca'. Blooms in August.
Common Name: Oriental Lily
Family: Liliaceae (The Lily Family)
Zone Hardiness: 3-9
Light: Full Sun, Part Sun
Primary Bloom Colour: Red
Secondary Bloom Colour: White/Cream
Bloom Time: Summer
Soil Moisture: Average
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Geogrpahical Origin: Asia and the Pacific - Asia - China and Japan
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