Leafy stalks reach 2-4 feet in height with 1-12 pendant, six-petaled flowers, dappled in colors from green and brown to yellow and purple. Also known as chocolate lily.
|Habitat Notes||Blooms April-July. Plant bulb on its side to prevent rot.|
|Mature Height||1 - 4 ft.|
|Soil Tolerance||Prefers drier, well-drained soils, rocky soils, and can survie in a xeric garden.|
|Special Uses||Attracts showy insects. Plants may go dormant for 1-2 years following blooming. To ensure good flowering, plant a colony of bulbs.|