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Lionheart Tango Lily
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- Light: Sun to Part Shade
- Size: 14-16 cm bulb
- Zone: 3 to 8
- Bloom Time: Early to Midsummer
- Height: 4.2 - 4.7 feet
- Soil Requirement: Prefers well drained soil, but will tolerate heavier soils.
- Deer Resistant
- SKU: 85182
- Availability: Out of Stock
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Add drama to your garden with the distinctive blooms of the Lionheart Tango Lily. These upright, flared blooms feature dramatic colouring: the petals are a purple so deep that it's nearly black. Flirty yellow tips and a dusting of gold in the throat contrasts strikingly against the dark background colour. These long-lasting flowers bloom from early to mid summer and are an exotic addition to floral arrangements.
This asiatic lily isn't choosy about location. Plant your Dutch-sourced lily bulbs 6 inches deep and 9 to 12 inches apart in well-drained clay, sandy or loamy soil in an area of full to partial sun. They thrive in zones 3 to 8 and are suitable for Southern gardens, unlike some lily varieties. This lionheart lily attains an impressive height of 24 - 36 inches and will spread 12 - 18 inches. If not lifted in the fall, these perennial lilies will produce even more blooms the following year.
The vivid lionheart lily deserves to be a focal point in your garden. Accentuate it with white, purple or yellow companions, or let it shine on its own in a container. Plant these lilies in rows with a backdrop of dark evergreens or along a fence or wall for a bold border. Create an air of excitement in your garden with the stunning Lionheart Tango lily.
- Botanical Name Lilium asiatic 'Lionheart®'
- Form Perennial
- Hardiness Zone 3-8
- Flowering Time Early to midsummer
- Light Requirements Sun to Part Shade
- Flower Color Black petals tipped in vibrant yellow yellow
- Flower Form Asiatic looking flowers
- Foliage Type Narrow, long lance-shaped leaves.
- Growth Rate Medium
- Zones 3 to 8
- Height/Habit 4.2 - 4.7 feet
- Spread 9 - 12 inches
- Planting Instructions 6" deep and 9 - 12" apart
- Soil Requirements Prefers well drained soil, but will tolerate heavier soils.
- Will Tolerate Acidic Soil, Clay Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil
- Pruning Don't remove leaves until they have died down in fall. They help provide nourishment to the bulb for next season's blooms.
Breck's Shipping Schedule
We will pack and ship your order based on the following schedule.
|2019 Spring Shipping Schedule|
|ZONES||Bareroot Perennials & Bulbs|
|1AB - 5A||3/19/19- 6/16/19|
|5B||2/26/19 - 6/16/19|
|6A - 10AB||2/19/19 - 6/16/19|
|Last Order Date||6/18/2019|
|1AB - 5A||4/16/19- 6/1/19|
|5A||4/12/19 - 6/1/19|
|5B||3/19/19 - 6/1/19|
|6A & 6B||3/5/19 - 6/1/19|
|7A & 7B||2/26/19 - 6/1/19|
|8A & 8B||2/19/19 - 6/1/19|
|9A - 10B||1/22/19 - 6/1/19|
|Last Order Date||5/28/2019|
|2019 Fall Shipping Schedule|
|1AB-7A||8/13/19 - 11/2/19|
|7B-13B||8/22/19 - 11/2/19|
|Last Order Date||10/29/19|
|ZONES||Bulbs from Holland|
|1AB-5AB||8/15/19 - 12/16/19|
|6AB-7AB||8/22/19 - 12/16/19|
|8AB-13AB||8/29/19 - 12/16/19|
|Last Order Date||12/12/2019|
|1AB-13B||9/6/19 - 11/16/19|
|Last Order Date||11/12/2019|
The type of product you order or the weather in our area or your area may affect the anticipated shipping schedule above.
Based on the contents of your order we always strive to ship your order complete, and as early as possible in the planting season to allow for the best root development once planted.
To promote optimum stress protection in transit and your success in the garden, bareroot perennials are kept in the ground in our nurseries until fully dormant. In the Fall these plants tend to arrive at the later end of the shipping window above.
In all cases, we choose the fastest, most efficient way to delivery your orders via the USPS or FedEx. Large orders may be shippied in more than one package.
Bulb and perennial shipments direct from Holland are harvested in July and August dependent on the season and crop. Once fully inspected and packaged they are shippied direct to you in the most efficient manner to follow the dates above.
Upon placing your order you will receive an email confirmation with the details of your order and a delivery estimate.
You will also receive an email notification when your order actually ships with an updated arrival estimate.
At any time after you place your order you can check your order status on our website using your email or the account number found in your order confirmation email.
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If they are in stock, Garden Essentials ship within 4-7 days.
Please note that we cannot ship outside the 48 contiguous states.
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Our shipping and handling charges are as follows:
|Up to $40.00 order-||$9.95|
|$40.01 to $60.00-||$12.95|
|$60.01 to $80.00-||$14.95|
|$80.01 to $100.00-||$16.95|
|$100.01 to over-||$18.95|