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plants to mix with lilies

Posted by lucky1_gardener 7 (My Page) on
Sat, Mar 22, 08 at 19:43

Hi, I'm new to lilies and would like any suggestions for a couple of plants to combine with my lilies. They are stargazers. I have them near the edge of my pond. I would say it's part sun there. So far I have some coneflowers, and catmint near by, also a white phlox. I've looked at some of the beautiful pictures here, but trying to think of something that won't get too tall, it could be a small shrub (under 2 feet), perennial or annual. Thanks so much!


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RE: plants to mix with lilies

luky1_gardener,

I found an earlier thread that may be helpful, see:
http://forums.gardenweb.com/forums/load/complants/msg1003382110761.html

Just out of curiosity, has anyone tried planting lily of the valley with lilies? I was thinking of planting some with my Cancun lilies. I also have some freesias that I might throw into the mix.


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RE: plants to mix with lilies

i have mixed a lot of my trumpets with my tree peonies. it takes some of the height down. they are 2 things that don't get moved.i'm thing about filling in the bed with lavender also. delores


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