Lilium pardalinum ssp shastense

Lilium-pardalinum-shastense

Lilium pardalinum ssp shastense, Shasta lily, has magenta spotted, yellow-orange flowers with recurved petals (curved backward toward stem).  Plants can grow up to 5′ tall.   It is a good increaser and will form a nice clump over time.  Grow in partial sun in humus rich, well-drained soil.  Prefers soil that is moist throughout the year. Found in meadows and along streams in the forests of northeast California mountains at 3,000 to 5400′ elevation. Hardy to -20 degrees F. Liliaceae

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