Plant Care Tiger lily

Tiger lily

4.2 out of 5 (5 experiences)

Tiger lily has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower
Tiger lily has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate

Taxonomy

Lilium lancifolium
Lilium
Liliaceae
Liliales

How to care for Tiger lily

Water

How often to water your Tiger lily

Water needs for Tiger lily
0.5 cups
every 9

Tiger 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 Tiger lily

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

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 Tiger lily in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Tiger lily: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Tiger lily love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

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

Tiger lily does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

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

Nutrients

How to fertilize Tiger lily

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Tiger 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 Tiger lily after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

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Care Summary for Tiger lily

Tiger lily

Tiger 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.

What other plant parents say

Tiger lily has a Fast grower plant personality Fast grower 5
Tiger lily has a Easy to propagate plant personality Easy to propagate 4
Tiger lily has a Survivor plant personality Survivor 4
Tiger lily has a Large, lush leaves plant personality Large, lush leaves 3
Tiger lily has a Blooms easily plant personality Blooms easily 3
Tiger lily has a Pet friendly plant personality Pet friendly 3
Tiger lily has a Pest magnet plant personality Pest magnet 1
Tiger lily has a Browns easily plant personality Browns easily 1
Tessalou avatar
@Tessalou
leaf-1 31 Plants
xp 557 XP
globe Withcott, Queensland
11/19/2021

Frangrant lilies! Beautiful

Fast grower Fast grower
Large, lush leaves Large, lush leaves
Easy to propagate Easy to propagate
Blooms easily Blooms easily
Pet friendly Pet friendly
Survivor Survivor
Tessasplants avatar
@Tessasplants
leaf-1 35 Plants
xp 728 XP
10/08/2021

I love the smell of these fragrant tiger Lily’s.

Fast grower Fast grower
Large, lush leaves Large, lush leaves
Easy to propagate Easy to propagate
Blooms easily Blooms easily
Pet friendly Pet friendly
Survivor Survivor
Pest magnet Pest magnet
Browns easily Browns easily
Amiee avatar
@Amiee
leaf-1 5 Plants
xp 110 XP
07/07/2021

Beautiful blooms. Very easy to grow.

Fast grower Fast grower

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