The bulbs we supply are kept in cold stores until despatch, this keep them in top quality for both early and late plantings. Oriental Lilies take on average 3 months to flower from planting, hence if you say order in late April they should start flowering in August, if the weather is hot they will flower earlier. When you receive your bulbs they need planting within 7 days, as they will grow instantly and flower this year. The bulbs on the left of the picture alongside are of 'Front Page', size 16/18, those on right are 'Firebolt' size 20+.
This section contains a range of hybrids derived from far eastern species. They grow in acidic / ericaceous soils, all are hardy and scented. Further details can be found by selecting a variety. Detailed cultural advice can be found on our Growing Tips page.
Bulbs of them are shipped between late February and early May, more details and shipping rates can be found on our Ordering. page.