Plant Care Orange Lily

Orange Lily

About Orange Lily

Orange Lily is a popular houseplant 🌿 that needs regular watering to thrive. They do best in long-lasting, direct light ☀️ and should be less than 1 foot from a window.

Orange Lily likes soil that is well draining. Your plant shouldn't need added fertilizers if you repot each time it doubles in size.

Taxonomy

Lilium bulbiferum
Lilium
Liliaceae
Liliales

How to care for Orange Lily

Water

How often to water your Orange Lily

Water needs for Orange Lily
0.5 cups
every 9

Orange Lily needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Orange Lily

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

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5"
Light

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A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

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Finding light for Orange Lily in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Orange Lily: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Orange Lily love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Orange Lily does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Orange Lily in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Orange Lily

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Orange Lily: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Orange Lily after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for Orange Lily

Orange Lily

Orange Lily


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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