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Tricyrtis ‘Empress’


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Strong clean foliage with very large, darkly spotted, orchid-like flowers at the tips. Flowers in August/September, which is earlier than the “hirta” forms.

USDA Hardiness Zone(s): 5-9
Size (HT/W/FL HT): 28″ / 20″ / 29″
Exposure: Part Shade, Full Shade
Bloom Time(s):

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SKU: TRIEMP Categories: ,
Common Name Toad Lily
Family Convallariaceae
Genus Tricyrtis
species hybrid
Plant Type Perennial
Persistence Deciduous
US Patent # --
EU Grant # --
Hardiness Zone 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Growth Habit Upright, Clumping
Size (HT/W/FL HT) 28" / 20" / 29"
Finish Time --
Bloom Time --
Growth Rate Moderate
Most Active Growing Season Summer
Flowering Season Fall
Flower Color Pink
Leaf Color Green
Soil Rich and moist with an organic component.
pH 5.4 - 6.6
Exposure Part Shade, Full Shade
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Nutritional Needs 100 - 150 ppm
Dormancy Required
Water (Greenhouse) Dry moderately between waterings.
Water (Garden) Average
How Different? Good clone.
Landscape Value Woodland or shade garden.
Finish Time to 4" 6 - 8 weeks
Comments Nice and upright. It is normal for Tricyrtis to slough old roots during winter dormancy and regenerate new roots and growing points.
Grower Notes --
Tricyrtis 'Empress' - Product Profile
Tricyrtis 'Empress' - Growing Recipe

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