How to grow lilies
1 lily tips: Unlike most of the class flower bulbs (daffodils, tulips, hyacinth), the lily flowers are cold-type, which is the cool climate, large temperature difference between day and night areas most suitable for planting lilies, while the climate in Beijing heat, low humidity, strong radiation.
2 lilies soil: Lily likes fertile, water retention and drainage are good sandy soil, soil special bulbs are sold on the market in general, but more expensive ,, we can also match their own, peat: sand: perlite = 2: 2: 1, you can also use soil cactus plants, anyway, is not clay. Nutrition soil, mixed with gravel, charcoal, vermiculite, bark.
3 pots of lilies: lilies belong to two roots of flower bulbs, so require relatively deep basin. The size of it, I generally use 20 cm diameter pots can be planted three.
4 lily planting: just bought lily bulbs before planting the best disinfection treatment, I generally use chlorothalonil or thiophanate-methyl 600 times solution soak for 20 minutes, rinse, dry after can be planted. First 2-3 cm in the pelvic floor into the soil, put the ball, if the pot three-headed, then the ball head toward the edges of pots placed, which is like a basin edge tilted put, this will ensure uniform distribution of the plants after germination . 10 cm mulch on top of the ball, at least not less than 5 cm. After planting irrigated rooting put shade.
5 water lilies: usually kept moist soil is to use a clutch, pinch force, there is water seeping through our fingers, but not dripping. Do not over water, water and more easily rot, pouring it drenched, not just half of the water pouring. Twelve days before the storm water to be used. The best air humidity 60-80% humidity the best stability, if the humidity is too different, it is easy to get leaf burn, especially in the period just have buds to bloom.
Lily Seeds Mixing Different Varieties
Quantity: Approx 200 Seeds
Germination rate: High