Lilium martagon var. album has pure white pendulous lilies with recurved petals. So lovely in the part shade garden.
The martagon is a classic woodland lily with small, delicate, pendant flowers with recurved petals. Lilium martagon var. album has pure white flowers with bright yellow stamens. Great in a part shade or the woodland garden rising above Hosta, Arisaema and Brunnera. Some martagon lilies will take a "year off" especially in the year after being first planted. Dig down carefully to investigate before fretting.
Common Name: Martagon Lily
Family: Liliaceae (The Lily Family)
Zone Hardiness: 3-9
Light: Part Shade, Part Sun
Width: under 4"
Primary Bloom Colour: White/Cream
Secondary Bloom Colour: Orange
Bloom Time: Spring
Soil Moisture: Average
Benefits: Butterflies, Bees
Deer Resistant: Unknown
BC Native: No
Native Habitat: Deciduous woods, scrub and mountain pasture, especially on limestone.
Geogrpahical Origin: Europe and Africa - Europe and Western Russia
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