Plant Finder

    perennial

    Tiny Spider Lily

    Lilium 'Tiny Spider'

    Add To My Wish List

    print page
     
    Tiny Spider Lily (Lilium 'Tiny Spider') at Dutch Growers Garden Centre

    Tiny Spider Lily flowers

    Tiny Spider Lily flowers

    (Photo courtesy of NetPS Plant Finder)

    Height:  18 inches

    Spacing:  10 inches

    Sunlight:  full sun  partial shade 

    Hardiness Zone:  3a

    Group/Class:  Dwarf Asiatic

    Description:

    This variety is a compact lily that bears well formed, upward facing, raspberry pink blooms with many maroon spots around the center; perfect for containers or massing along borders

    Ornamental Features

    Tiny Spider Lily features bold hot pink trumpet-shaped flowers with burgundy spots at the ends of the stems in early summer. The flowers are excellent for cutting. Its narrow leaves remain green in colour throughout the season. The fruit is not ornamentally significant.

    Landscape Attributes

    Tiny Spider Lily is an herbaceous perennial with a rigidly upright and towering form. Its medium texture blends into the garden, but can always be balanced by a couple of finer or coarser plants for an effective composition.

    This plant will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and should be cut back in late fall in preparation for winter. Gardeners should be aware of the following characteristic(s) that may warrant special consideration;

    • Insects
    • Disease

    Tiny Spider Lily is recommended for the following landscape applications;

    • Mass Planting
    • Border Edging
    • General Garden Use

    Planting & Growing

    Tiny Spider Lily will grow to be about 16 inches tall at maturity, with a spread of 12 inches. When grown in masses or used as a bedding plant, individual plants should be spaced approximately 10 inches apart. It grows at a fast rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for approximately 10 years.

    This plant does best in full sun to partial shade. It does best in average to evenly moist conditions, but will not tolerate standing water. It is not particular as to soil type or pH. It is somewhat tolerant of urban pollution. This particular variety is an interspecific hybrid. It can be propagated by multiplication of the underground bulbs; however, as a cultivated variety, be aware that it may be subject to certain restrictions or prohibitions on propagation.

     
     
    Hardiness Zone Plant Height Minimum Sunlight
    Characteristics
    Massing  Edging  Garden 
    Applications
    Flowers  Plant Form 
    Ornamental Features

    Search our store