Leichtlinii Lily (Lilium “Leichtlinii’)

Leichtlinii Lily

Behold–the gorgeous Leichtlinii Lily! This Tiger Lily is a golden yellow flower that has amazing looks and great fragrance.

This Lily flower works well as a star or accent to any plant nearby! You can never go wrong with a classic Tiger Lily flower.

Planting and Application:

There’s many ways to use Tiger Lilies–they look great in many different areas and in different uses. You can use them in garden beds, in a container, around a tree… the list never ends.

  • You may be wondering: When do Tiger Lilies Bloom? This Lily variety blooms a little longer than your typical Lily! This will bloom in the middle of the summer and last till weather starts cooling down in late September.
  • This Yellow Tiger Lily Flower is sure to pop in any space with its bright color. It’s dark dots create a unique and fun image to break up simple flowers in your garden!
  • The Leichtlinii Lily grows anywhere from 40-48 inches tall. This is perfect for borders and decorating unsightly fences.
  • A Lily flower grows best in zones 1-11. Need to find your hardiness zone? Use our map to locate yours!

Tips for Care:

Tiger Lilies are known for being the easiest lilies to tackle. They are perfect for new gardeners! We just have a few tips for your new plant:

  • Provide your Leichtlinii Lily with a full sun location or a partial shade location. If you have shady morning corner in your yard, this could be the pop of life it needs!
  • Water this Lily regularly during growing seasons just like any other plant. However, during the first growing season, water this plant whenever it’s dry. This will help establish your new plant.
  • Well-drained soil is a must for this Lily! This helps the roots stay moisturized but keeps them from drowning.
  • Prune this plant when the foliage turns yellow, which will be near the first few frosts. Pruning your plants is extremely important! This will ensure the plant grows back healthy, disease free, and fuller!

Leichtlinii Lily (Lilium “Leichtlinii’) Details

Common name Leichtlinii Lily
Botanical name Lilium "Leichtlinii'
Plant type Perennial
Hardiness zone 3-8
Growth rate Fast
Height 3 - 4 ft.
Sunlight Full Sun
Moisture Medium
Soil condition Well Drained
Pollinator-friendly Yes
Pruning time After Foliage Yellows
Flower color Yellow