Lilium ‘Stargazer’: Stargazer Lily

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Lilium ‘Stargazer’ [the Stargazer lily] is a hybrid lily of the Oriental group,upright and very fragrant, very popular in the floral industry.

Oriental lilies are known for their fragrant perfume. When mature, Stargazers can grow to a height of 36 inches with a spread of 12 to 16 inches with 4 to 5 flowers per stem.

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The Stargazer lily was created in 1974 by Leslie Woodriff, a lily breeder in California. Woodriff called the new cross ‘Stargazer’, because the blooms faced towards the sky.

Photos: Gardens by the BayFlower DomeSingapore [20140630]

Source: Wikipedia

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