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Ixiolirion Tataricum

Siberian Lily, Lavender Mountain Lily

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Airy Bursts of Purple
Lavender to purple flowers with darker striped midveins emerge funnel-shaped then open wide into large six-petaled starry flowers. The flowers sway with a summer breeze above slender grass-like foliage. Drought tolerant once established, Ixiolirion Tataricum gives a wildflower vibe to any sunny landscape. Siberian Lilies will naturalize with bulb offsets and possible self-sowing. After flowering, foliage may disappear in the hottest periods of summer.

Code BIXTA

Patent

Plant Type Bulbs

Species

Height Short 12-14"

Spacing Plant 4" apart

Bloom Time Late Spring to Early Summer

Sun / Shade Full Sun

Zones 5-9

Soil Type Normal

Sold In Bags of 15

Special Features

  • Beneficial for Pollinators
  • Good for Cut Flowers
  • Deer Resistant
  • Rabbit Resistant
  • Hot Dry Site Tolerant

Ixiolirion General Information

Commonly called Siberian Lily, slender stems hold loose sprays of six-petaled starry flowers. Excellent cut flowers, deer and rabbit resistant. After flowering, grass-like foliage may go dormant in hot summer temperatures.

Ixiolirion Plant Care

Ixiolirion prefers well-drained soil in full sun. It will slowly naturalize by bulb offsets and possible self-sowing. Provide consistent moisture after planting the and during the growing Apply a 2" layer of mulch after the surface of the ground freezes to help it winter over in the event of inconsistent snow cover.

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