Lycoris squamigera Magic Lily

Naked Lady, Lily

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Cultural and Growing Info is provided below.

Plant Code: BLYML

Lovely clear pink lily petals are tinged with lilac, and bloom in late summer. Lycoris makes a perfect companion for Hostas, whose foliage is a great background for the clusters of flowers. 1 bulb per bag. Bulb size 10+ cm.


Type: Bulbs
Height: Medium 20"
Spacing: Plant 8" apart
Bloom Time: Late Summer
Sun-Shade: Full Sun to Half Sun / Half Shade
Zones: 4-8   Find Your Zone
Soil Condition: Normal
Flower: Pink

Features to Note

  • Beneficial for Pollinators
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Good for Cut Flowers
  • Deer Resistant
  • Dry Shade Tolerant
  • Fragrant
  • Rabbit Resistant

Lycoris General Information

The foliage will die back long before the blooms appear, almost like 'magic'. Flowers that bloom on naked stems last forever in the garden and in the vase.

Lycoris Plant Care

Space 8" apart. Plant 4-6" deep. Bulbs do not like being disturbed and may take a season before they bloom in their new home.