Posts Tagged ‘martagon lily’

As the garden quietly edges toward summer, the white arrows that lead guests to the flowering highlights have been removed and stored away until next year. There is always something to see in the Winterthur Garden but the “sensory overload” of the spring is now replaced with lush greens and a more discerning eye to […]

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Martagon Lilies

Garden trends sometimes push perfectly good plants out of fashion. The martagon lily is a case in point; the wildflower-like blossoms of the martagon lily are no match for the fist-sized flowers of Asiatic lilies. Yet martagon lilies have a lot to offer Mid-Atlantic gardeners, and they are one of my favorite sights in the […]

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