Lilium parryi

Gene Mirro
Sat, 24 Mar 2012 16:34:53 PDT
I grow L. parryi in SW Washington state, in a very cool microclimate.  I 
give them full sun, and a raised bed of sandy loam  soil.  Last summer they 
grew within two feet of my tomatoes, and got the exact same fertilizer and 

As with all species lilies, I keep the soil shaded with companion plants and 
Doug fir bark.  In winter, they get at least four months of soil temps in 
the 35-40F range.  They live at high elevations with snow cover in nature. 
But I don't know how much winter chilling they need. 

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